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A Derived Demand Function for Freight Transportation


  • Friedlaender, Ann F
  • Spady, Richard H


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  • Friedlaender, Ann F & Spady, Richard H, 1980. "A Derived Demand Function for Freight Transportation," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 62(3), pages 432-441, August.
  • Handle: RePEc:tpr:restat:v:62:y:1980:i:3:p:432-41

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    17. McCullough, Gerard J. & Hadash, Ishay, 2012. "A Derived Demand Function for Freight Transportation: An Update of the 1980 Friedlaender Spady Analysis," Staff Papers 123249, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.
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