Role of transport in economic activity in Canada
Complete a research project that involves some aspect of the role of transport in economic activity in Canada. Data for the project are available from Transport Canada “Transportation in Canada: Addendum,” various issues at their website: http://www.tc.gc.ca/eng/policy/anre-menu.htmTopics of interest might include, but are not limited, to the following:
• Transport in the national accounts. • Employment in the transport sector.
• External trade and transport.
• Elasticity of transport demand (own-price, cross-price, and income elasticity).
• Government spending on transport.
• Transport and energy consumption.
• Transport and the environment.