||Analytical Studies for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Volume VIII. Noise Abatement: Policy Alternatives for Transportation.
||National Research Council, Washington, D.C. Committee on Appraisal of Societal Consequences of Transportation Noise Abatement.;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, D.C.
Government policies ;
Noise pollution ;
Noise reduction ;
Decision making ;
Benefit cost analysis ;
Public health ;
Cargo transportation ;
National government ;
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The report is a comprehensive discussion of the policy and legal issues involved in Noise Abatement Programs. It includes: information on the distribution of noise in the U.S., the trends in noise generation, the methods of noise measurement. It also provides an analysis of cost/benefit calculations with some illustrative examples.