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Introduction to air transport economics: from theory to applications

Introduction to air transport economics: from theory to applications

Vasigh, Bijan, author; Fleming, Ken, author; Tacker, Tom, author

This work merges the institutional and technical aspects of the aviation industry with their theoretical economic underpinnings. In one comprehensive textbook, it applies economic theory to all aspects of the aviation industry

Paperback, Book. English.
Third edition.
Published London: Routledge, 2017
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Statement of responsibility: Bijan Vasigh, Ken Fleming & Thomas Tacker
ISBN: 1138237752, 9781138237759
Intended audience: Specialized.
Note: Previous edition: Farnham: Ashgate, 2013.
Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Physical Description: 512 pages
Subject: Aeronautics, Commercial United States Finance.; Aeronautics and state United States.; Transport.; Airlines United States Cost of operation.; Airlines Deregulation United States.

Contents

  1. List of figures  List of tables  About the authors  Foreword  Preface to the third edition  Acknowledgements  1 Advancement of the air transport industry  2 Principles of economics with applications in the air transport industry  3 Supply, demand, and elasticity: analysis in the airline industry  4 Cost and production analysis: the general concepts  5 Operations and ownership  6 International economics and aviation  7 Open skies and global alliances  8 Competitive market structure and monopolistic markets  9 Hybrid market structure and the aviation industry  10 Forecasting in the air transport industry  11 Dynamic pricing policy and revenue management  13 Economics of aviation safety and security  Glossary of terms  Abbreviations  Answers to selected questions and problems  Index