Target-Setting Methods and Data Management To Support Performance-Based Resource Allocation by Transportation Agencies

Target-Setting Methods and Data Management To Support Performance-Based Resource Allocation by Transportation Agencies

The objectives of this research were to (1) describe a comprehensive framework and set of methods (a) to analyze opportunities to improve the multiple-objective performance of transportation systems within the context of broader societal goals and (b) to set specific performance targets to guide agency policies, plans, and programs; (2) detail the factors that influence target setting and the success of performance-based resource allocation systems and explain how agencies may successfully design, implement, and use such systems; and (3) analyze the data and information needs, data acquisition and management systems, and institutional relationships required to support successful performance-based resource allocation systems.

Publisher:
TRB

Publication Year:
2011

Report Number:
NCHRP 08-70

TRID Accession Number:
01464745

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