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Published by Council for Advanced Transportation Studies, the University of Texas at Austin in Austin .
Written in English


  • City planning -- Texas.,
  • Airports -- Economic aspects.,
  • Factor analysis.

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StatementJohn Sparks, Jose Montemayor.
SeriesResearch memo - Council for Advanced Transportation Studies, University of Texas at Austin ; no. 28, Research memo (University of Texas at Austin. Council for Advanced Transportation Studies) -- no. 28.
ContributionsMontemayor, Jose, joint author., United States. Dept. of Transportation. Office of University Research.
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 52 leaves :
Number of Pages52
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16431564M

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