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]
New York, NY
Harbors (Economic aspects), Cargo ports, Passenger ports, Economic development
Economics | International Business | Transportation
Talley, Wayne Kenneth, "Port Economics" (2009). Economics Faculty Books. 2.