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Transportation Systems

  • By: Christopher C. Kissling
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Studies
  • Edited by: Helmut K. Anheier & Mark Juergensmeyer
  • Subject:Globalization, Social Policy (general), Cultural Geography

Integrated global transportation systems are necessary to enable and to facilitate trade and travel, as both freight and people move globally. Nations trade with each other, and people travel for business and pleasure. Transportation systems are those related to the movement ...

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