Port Economics

Title

Port Economics

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Description

Port Economics is the study of the economic decisions (and their consequences) of the users and providers of port services. A port is an "engine" for economic development by providing employment, worker incomes, business earnings and taxes for its region. The book provides a detailed discussion of types of carriers that use ports, the operation of cargo and passenger ports as well as the operation of such specific ports as Hong Kong, Hamburg, Le Havre, Savannah, Miami and Panama… [From Amazon.com]

ISBN

9780415777223

Publication Date

2009

Publisher

Routledge

City

New York, NY

Keywords

Harbors (Economic aspects), Cargo ports, Passenger ports, Economic development

Disciplines

Economics | International Business | Transportation