Research activities on rural roads


The research will examine alternative approaches to costbenefit analysis of improved quality in rural roads. In particular, it will include new treatment of both direct and indirect cost and benefit items and variables of an intangible nature that particularly affect regional and rural areas.


National Rural Issues

Research Organisation

University of New England

Objective Summary

Using the Gwydr and Moree local authorities’ data as a case study, the work will draw conclusions for those localities and inference both for other localities and for methodological approaches more generally. The study will contribute to development of further research including piloting.

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Project Start Date

Friday, June 23, 2017

Project Completion Date

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Journal Articles From Project

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National Priority

An environmentally sustainable Australia

National Priority

Advanced Technology

National Priority

NRI-National Rural Issues