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The Handbook of Transportation Policy and Administration describes and analyzes major modes of transportation, components of the contemporary transportation system, policy and administration, managing transportation systems and assets, and security and protection of transportation systems. It explores continuing development in the United States and other nations with an emphasis on the challenges created by technological change, globalization of the world economy, and the threat of terrorism.
The mission of the U.S. Department of Transportation is to serve the United States by ensuring a fast, safe, efficient, accessible and convenient transportation system that meets the country's vital national interests and enhances the quality of life of the American people, today and into the future.