Research Reports

1998

Scott, R. Douglas II and Kenneth L. Casavant. “EWITS Summary Report.” March 1999.

Eriksen, Ken and Kenneth L. Casavant. EWITS Research Report Number 25. “Impact of North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) on Washington Highways, Part II:  Highway Damage by Corridor.” May 1998.

Jessup, Eric L. and Kenneth L. Casavant. EWITS Research Report Number 24. “Impact of Snake River Drawdown on Transportation of Grains in Eastern Washington:  Competitive and Rail Car Contraints.” May 1998.

Lee, Nancy S. and Kenneth L. Casavant. EWITS Research Report Number 23. “Impacts of a Snake River Drawdown on Energy Consumption and Environmental Emissions in Transporting Eastern Washington Wheat and Barley.” March 1998.

Alderson, Lynn C. and R. Douglas Scott II. EWITS Research Report Number 22. “Transportation Characteristics and Needs of Forest Products Industries Using Eastern Washington Highways Part 5:  Road Usage and Characteristics.” April 1998.

Washington State Freight Truck Origin and Destination Study (by County). January 1998.

Edwards, Richard, Eric L. Jessup, and Kenneth L. Casavant. EWITS Research Report Number 20. “Eastern Washington On- Farm and Commercial Grain Storage.” January 1998.

1997

Lee, Nancy S. and Kenneth L. Casavant. EWITS Research Report Number 19. “Rail Traffic in Washington: A Commodity and Origin-Destination Analysis 1990 to 1995.” December 1997.

Jessup, Eric L., John Ellis, and Kenneth L. Casavant. EWITS Research Report Number 18. “A GIS Commodity Flow Model for Transportation Policy Analysis: A Case Study of the Impacts of a Snake River Drawdown.” May 1997.

Alderson, Lynn C. and Kenneth L. Casavant. EWITS Research Report Number 17. “Transportation Characteristics and Needs of Forest Products Industries Using Eastern Highways: Part 4 Commercial Shipments.” February 1997.

Alderson, Lynn C. and Kenneth L. Casavant. EWITS Research Report Number 16. “Transportation Characteristics and Needs of Forest Products Industries Using Eastern Highways: Part 3 Shipment from Mills.” May 1997.

Alderson, Lynn C. and Kenneth L. Casavant. EWITS Research Report Number 15. “Transportation Characteristics and Needs of Forest Products Industries Using Eastern Highways: Part 2 Movement of Raw Logs.” May 1997.

Eriksen, Ken and Kenneth L. Casavant. EWITS Research Report Number 14. “Impact of North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) on Washington Highways – Part 1: Commodity and Corridor Projections.” January 1997.

1996

Alderson, Lynn C., Eric Jessup, and Kenneth L. Casavant. EWITS Research Report #13. “Transportation Characteristics and Needs of Forest Products Industries Using Eastern Washington Highways: Part 1: Economic Structure of the Industry.” November 1996.

Lee, Nancy S. and Kenneth L. Casavant. EWITS Report Number 12. “Waterborne Commerce On the Columbia-Snake System.” October 1996.

Chase, Robert A. Kenneth L. Casavant. EWITS Report Number 11. “The Economic Contribution of Transport Industries to Eastern Washington.” April 1996.

Chase, Robert A. and Kenneth L. Casavant. EWITS Research Report Number 10. “Eastern Washington Transport-Oriented Input-Output Study: Technical Report.” March 1996.

1995

Gillis, William R., Eric L. Jessup, and Kenneth L. Casavant. EWITS Report Number 9. “Movement of Freight on Washington’s Highways: A Statewide Origin and Destination Study.” November 1995.

Casavant, Kenneth L. and William R. Gillis. EWITS Research Report Number 8. “Importance of U.S. 395 Corridor For Local and Regional Commerce in South Central Washington.” April 1995.

Gillis, William R., Emily Gruss Gillis, and Kenneth L. Casavant. EWITS Research Report Number 7. “Transportation Needs of Eastern Washington Fruit, Vegetable and Hay Industries.” March 1995.

Jessup, Eric and Kenneth L. Casavant. EWITS Research Report Number 6. “A Quantitative Estimate of Eastern Washington Annual Haul Road Needs for Wheat and Barley Movement.” March 1995.

Newkirk, Jonathan, Ken Eriksen, and Kenneth L. Casavant. EWITS Research Report Number 5. “Transportation Characteristics of Wheat and Barley Shipments on Haul Roads To and From Elevators in Eastern Washington.” March 1995.

Gillis, William R. and Kenneth L. Casavant. EWITS Research Report Number 4. “Major Generators of Traffic on U.S. 395 North of Spokane: Including Freight Trucks and Passenger Vehicles Crossing the International Border.” January 1995.

1994

Gillis, William R. and Kenneth L. Casavant. EWITS Research Report Number 3. “Washington State Freight Truck Origin and Destination Study: Methods, Procedures, and Data Dictionary.” December 1994.

Gillis, William R. and Kenneth L. Casavant. EWITS Research Report Number 2. “Lessons from Eastern Washington: State Route Mainstreets, Bypass Routes and Economic Development in Small Towns.” February 1994.

Gillis, William R. and Kenneth L. Casavant. EWITS Research Report Number 1. “Linking Transportation System Improvements to New Business Development in Eastern Washington.” February 1994.

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