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Employment Effects of Road Construction

Publication Type:
Working Paper 29

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ISBN:
0 64226445 7

ISSN:
1036-739X

Release Date:
December 1996

The Bureau of Transport and Communications Economics (BTCE) is examining a number of issues in measuring the benefits of transport infrastructure investment. The issue examined in this paper is how to estimate the employment effects of road construction activity. Other papers from the same project have examined regional development effects, and certain tools for evaluating benefits.