Publications

AuthorsTitleJournalYear
Fu, Xiaowen, Tae H. Oum, and Jia YanAn Analysis of Travel Demand in Japan’s Inter-city Market: Empirical Estimation and Policy SimulationJournal of Transport Economics and Policy: Volume 48 Number 1, pages 97-113, January 2014.2014
Holmgren, Mark and Vicki McCracken.What Affects Demand for “The Greatest Snow On Earth?"Journal of Hospitality Marketing & Management: Volume 23 Number 1, pages 1-20, January 2014.2014
Casavant, Ken, Anne Goodchild, Eric Jessup, and Catherine T. Lawson.NCFRP Report 26. Guidebook for Developing Subnational Commodity Flow DataTransportation Research Board, Washington, D.C., 2013.2013
Simmons, Sara, Ken Casavant, and Jeremy SageReal-Time Assessment of the Columbia-Snake River Extended Lock Outage: Process and ImpactsTransportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board: Number 2330, pages 95-102, 2013.2013
Taylor, Justin, Ken Casavant, Jeremy Sage, Danna L. Moore, and Barb Ivanov."The Economic Impact of Increased Congestion for Freight-Dependent Businesses in Washington State." Journal of the Transportation Research Forum: Volume 52 Number 3, pages 25-39, Fall 2013.2013
Taylor, Justin, Ken Casavant, Jeremy Sage, Dana Moore, and Barbara Ivanov.The Economic Impact of Increased Congestion for Freight-Dependent Businesses in Washington State.DRAFT2013
Wang, Zun, Jeremy Sage, Anne Goodchild, Eric Jessup, Ken Casavant, and Rachel Knutson.A Framework for Determining Highway Truck-Freight Benefits and Economic Impacts. Journal of the Transportation Research Forum: Volume 52 Number 2, pages 27-43, Summer 2013.2013
Sage, Jeremy, Vicki McCracken, and Rayna Sage. Bridging the Gap: Do Farmers’ Markets Help Alleviate Impacts of Food Deserts? American Journal of Agricultural Economics: Volume 95 Number 5, pages 1273-1279, June 2013.2013
Khachatryan, Hayk, Jeff Joireman, and Ken Casavant.Relating Values and Consideration of Future and Immediate Consequences to Consumer Preference for Biofuels: A Three-Dimensional Social Dilemma Analysis. Journal of Environmental Psychology: Volume 34, pages 97-108, June 2013.2013
Yan, Jia and Tae Hoon Oum.Effects of Government Quality and Institutional Choice on Efficiency of the U.S. Commercial Airports. 2013
McCracken, Vicki, Jeremy Sage, and Rayna Sage. Do Farmers’ Markets Ameliorate Food Deserts? Focus: Volume 29 Number 1, pages 21-26, 2012.2012
McCracken, Vicki, Jeremy Sage, and Rayna Sage. Bridging the Gap: Do Farmers’ Markets Help Alleviate Impacts of Food Deserts? Institute for Research on Poverty Discussion Paper. 2012.2012
Yan, Jia. A Handbook of Transport EconomicsJournal of Regional Science: Volume 52 Number 5, 2012.2012
Yan, Jia and Clifford Winston. Designing a Privatized Market: The Case of San Francisco Bay Area Airports. December 2012.2012
Yan, Jia and Clifford Winston.Designing a Privatized Market: The Case of San Francisco Bay Area Airports Appendix which describes the technical details of BLP GMM estimation. December 2012.2012
Yan, Jia and Clifford Winson. Open Skies: Estimating the Benefits of Free Trade in Airline Services. November 2012.2012
Corsi, Thomas, Ken Casavant, and Tim A. Graciano. A Preliminary Investigation of Private Railcars in North America. Journal of the Transportation Research Forum: Volume 51 Number 1, Spring 2012.2012
Casavant, Ken, Anne Goodchild, Eric Jessup, and Catherine T. Lawson. NCFRP – Developing Subnational Commodity Flow Databases Subtask Report: Demonstration of Application of Establishment Survey. Prepared for the National Cooperative Freight Research Program. December 2011.2011
Khachatryan, Hayk, Jeff Joireman, and Ken Casavant.FPTI Working Paper #3. “Investigating Consumer Preferences for Biofuels: The Effects of the Consideration of Future Consequences.” December 2011.2011
Newkirk, Jonathan.A report on the 9th International Conference on Transport Survey Methods “Scoping the Future While Staying on Track” Termas de Puyehue, Chile, organized by the International Steering Committe For Travel Survey Conferences. 14-18 November 2011.2011
Khachatryan, Hayk, Jia Yan, and Ken Casavant.Spatial Differences in Price Elasticity of Demand for Ethanol.
Journal of the Transportation Research Forum: Volume 50 Number 3, Fall 2011.2011
Khachatryan, Hayk and Ken Casavant.FPTI Working Paper #2. “The Relationship Between U.S. Transport Infrastructure Improvements and International Trade.” August 2011.2011
Diem Nguyen, Vicki McCracken, Ken Casavant, and Eric Jessup.Geographic location, ownership and profitability of Washington log trucking companies. Regional Science Policy and Practice: Volume 3 Number 2, June 2011.2011
Casavant, Ken, Eric Jessup, Marvin E. Prater, Bruce Blanton, Pierre Bahizi, Daniel Nibarger, Johnny Hill, and Isaac Weingram.Rail Rate and Revenue Changes Since the Staggers Act. Journal of the Transportation Research Forum: Volume 50 Number 1, Spring 2011.2011
Casavant, Ken.Rail-to-Rail Competition and Its Importance to Agriculture. Wheat Life: April 2011.2011
Khachatryan, Hayk, Jeremy Sage and Eric Jessup. FPTI Working Paper #1. “Transportation and Logistics for Biofuel Feedstock.” March 2011.2011
Casavant, Ken, Anne Goodchild, Eric Jessup, and Catherine T. Lawson. NCFRP 20: Developing Sub-National Commodity Flow Data. Task 1 and 2 Report – Review of sub-national Commodity Flow Data Development Efforts and National Freight-Related Data Sets. Prepared for National Cooperative Freight Research Program, Spring 2010.2010
Prater, Marvin E., Ken Casavant, Eric Jessup, Bruce Blanton, Pierre Bahizi, Daniel Nibarger, and Isaac Weingram. Rail Competition Changes Since the Staggers Act. Journal of the Transportation Research Forum: Volume 49 Number 3, Fall 2010.2010
Casavant, K., L. Mason, D. Nguyen, and E. Jessup. Economics and Safety in the Log Trucking Industry in Washington. Proceedings, Transportation Research Forum, Portland, OR, March 2009, also submitted to the Journal of the Transportation Research Forum 2009
Chen, J., H. Khachatryan, C. Frear, S. Chen, and E. Jessup.“Techno-Economic Analysis of Waste to Energy Process Based On Biorefinery Process Models.” Proceedings, The American Institute of Chemical Engineers, Nashville, TN, November 2009.2009
Goodchild, A., E. Jessup, C. Ta, K. Pitera, D. Andreoli, and E. McCormack.“TRANSNOW Final Report: State Freight System Resiliency.” WSDOT Technical Report 61-5913, July 2009.2009
Gossard, M., E. Jessup, and K. Casavant. A Further Analysis of An Environmental Paradox: Global Warming, Salmon Restoration and Wheat Transportation in the Pacific Northwest. Article was submitted to the Journal of Transportation Research Forum , May 2009.2009
Jessup, E.“Weigh-in-Motion / Permanent Traffic Recording Site Evaluation.” Proceedings, Transportation Research Forum, Portland, OR, March 2009.2009
Jessup, E.L. “Improved Methods of Evaluating PTR/WIM Data Collection Locations for Statewide Freight Data Redundancies and Gaps.”Article was submitted to the Transportation Research Record , March 2009.2009
Jessup, E.L. and K. Cullen. “Utilizing GIS for Seamless Statewide Transportation Infrastructure Investments.” Article was submitted to the Transportation Research Record, March 2009.2009
Jessup, E. and S. Meenach. Transportation Optimization Modeling for Washington State Hay Shipments: Mode and Cost Implications Due to Loss of Container Services at the Port of Portland. Article was submitted to the Journal of Transportation Research Forum, June 2009.2009
Jessup, E. and G. Monson.“Estimating Firm and Industry Level Costs Resulting from Catastrophic Events at West Coast Container Ports.” Article to be submitted to the Journal of the Transportation Research Forum, July 2009.2009
Jessup, E.L., and J. Sage.“Washington State Community and Technical Colleges Transportation Access Study: Final Report.”Final Report to the Washington State Community and Technical Colleges Mission Task Force, July 2009.2009
Jessup, E., K. Casavant, C. Lawson, and M. Gossard. “Utilizing Mail and Fax Surveys to Collect Truck Trip Data Details: Case Study of Portland, Oregon.”Article was submitted to the Journal of Transportation Research Forum, May 2009.2009
Jessup, E., K. Casavant, C. Lawson, and M. Gossard.“Comparison of Known vs. Unknown Survey List in Producing Truck Trip Data Details.” Research Note submitted to the Journal of Transportation Research Forum, June 2009.2009
Khachatryan, H., K. Casavant, and E.L. Jessup.“Cellulosic Feedstock Collection and Transportation Costs in the State of Washington.”Interim Research Report to the Washington State Department of Ecology, February 2009.2009
Khachatryan, H., K. Casavant, and E.L. Jessup.“Biomass Inventory Technology and Economics Assessment: Collection and Distribution Cost Curves.”Final Research Report for the Washington State Department of Ecology, June 2009.2009
Khachatryan, H., E. Jessup, and K. Casavant. A GIS-based Estimation of Regional Biomass Supply and Transportation Costs for Biofuel Plant Least-Cost Location Decisions. Proceedings, Transportation Research Forum, Portland, Oregon, March 2009.2009
Khachatryan, H., E. Jessup, and K. Casavant.Derivation of Crop Residue Feedstock Supply Curves Using Geographic Information Systems. Journal of the Transportation Research Forum: Volume 48, Number 1, pages 5 – 21, Spring 2009.2009
Moore, D., X. George, E. Jessup, and K. Casavant. “Assessing Economic Impact of Road Closures: A Case Study of the I-5 and I-90 Closures in Washington State.” Article was submitted to the Journal of Supply Chain Management, June 2009.2009
Puenpatom, T., F. Inaba, and E. Jessup. “Neighborhood Effects and Demand for Transportation: An Application of a Spatial Tobit Model.”Article was submitted to the Journal of Applied Econometrics, July 2009.2009
Puenpatom, T., E. Jessup, and K. Casavant.“Impacts of the Pacific Northwest’s Soft White Wheat Marketing Plan on Grain Transportation Shipments.”Article to be submitted to the Journal of the Transportation Research Forum, July 2009.2009
Puenpatom, T., E. Jessup, and K. Casavant. “Impacts of Identity Preserved Wheat Shipments on Grain Transportation Shipments in the State of Washington.” Article was submitted to the Journal of the Transportation Research Forum, August 2009.2009
Sancewich, B., J. McCluskey, E. Jessup, and K. Casavant.“Ocean Shipping Reform Act of 1998: Agribusiness Shipper’s Response to Regulatory Change.”Article was submitted to the Journal of Maritime Transport, July 2009.2009
Fujisawa, K., A. Goodchild, and E.L. Jessup. “Regional Freight Transportation Modeling for Policy Analysis: Warehousing District Migration and Regional Impacts.”Article submitted to the Journal of the Transportation Research Forum, October, 2008. 2008
Khachatryan, H. and E. Jessup.Spatial Investigation of Mineral Transportation Characteristics in the State of Washington. Journal of the Transportation Research Forum: Volume 47. Number 1, p. 43-55, Spring 2008.2008
Khachatryan, H., E. Jessup, and K. Casavant. A Geographic Information Systems Approach to Estimating Delivered Cost of Energy Feedstocks. Proceedings, Canadian Transportation Research Forum, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada, June, 2008.2008
Khachatryan, H., E. Jessup, and K. Casavant.“Estimating Distribution Costs for Cellulosic Ethanol: Origin-Destination Route Optimization using Geographic Information Systems.” Proceedings, Regional Science Association International (RSAI), Brooklyn, NY, November 2008.2008
Khachatryan, H., E. Jessup, and K. Casavant. A GIS-Based Estimation of Regional Biomass Supply and Transportation Costs for Biofuel Plant Least-Cost Location Decisions. Article submitted to the Transportation Research Record, November 2008.2008
Peterson, S. and E. Jessup. Evaluating the Relationship between Transportation Infrastructure and Economic Activity: Evidence from Washington State. Journal of the Transportation Research Forum: Volume 47, Number 2, pages 21-39, Summer 2008.2008
Winston, C. and J. Yan.U.S. Highway Privatization and Motorists’ Heterogeneous Preferences. Working Paper 2008-20, Revised June 2009.2008
Yan, J., X. Sun, and J.J. Liu. Assessing Container Operator Efficiency with Heterogeneous and Time-Varying Production Frontiers. Forthcoming in Transportation Research Part B: Methodological, 2008. 2008
Yan, J., X. Fu, and T. Oum.Exploring Network Effects of Point-to-Point Networks: An Investigation of the Spatial Entry Patterns of Southwest Airlines. Working Paper 2008-21.2008

Contact

For more information regarding the Transportation Research Group at WSU, please contact:

Ken Casavant
casavantk@wsu.edu
509-335-1608

Jeremy Sage
jlsage@wsu.edu
509-335-5536

Eric Jessup
eric_jessup@wsu.edu
509-335-4987

Vicki McCracken
mccracke@wsu.edu
509-335-4728

Jia Yan
jiay@wsu.edu
509-335-7809

Secretary
509-335-8489

Washington State University