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UK freight demand: elasticities and decoupling

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The aim of this study is to estimate road freight demand in the UK for the period 1956–2003 and to assess the occurrence of decoupling between economic activity and freight demand as discussed in McKinnon (2006). As models with a deterministic trend cannot accommodate a long-run relationship between the variables in the freight demand, one needs to model a relationship between growth rates rather than between the levels of the variables. Models with a stochastic trend gave better results and ...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
SOGE
Sub department:
Transport Studies Unit
Oxford college:
St Anne's College
Role:
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Publisher:
School of Management Publisher's website
Journal:
Journal of Transport Economics and Policy Journal website
Volume:
43
Issue:
3
Pages:
317-344
Publication date:
2009-09-01
ISSN:
0022-5258
Language:
English
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2014-06-17

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