Fuel Price Impact on Transportation Paper
Research online the changes in transportation brought about by increases in fuel prices. Write a three page paper in APA format using at least three references that does the following:
- Describe how fuel and labor have impacted motor carrier cost structures and how they have altered motor carrier operations.
- How does fuel cost and efficiency affect both air carrier costs and pricing?
- How does fuel cost and efficiency affect Railroad costs and pricing?
- What would be the impact of higher fuel charges on the water carrier industry? Provide rationale for raising their user charges.
- · Which mode of transportation would suffer most from higher fuel prices? Benefit the most?