Managing a Transport Business: Business Management in Transport 2, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Managing a Transport Business

Business Management in Transport 2, 1st Edition

By W.S. Barry


206 pages

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This book, first published in 1963, uses the framework of the author’s Fundamentals of Management for studying the management of transport undertakings.

Table of Contents

Part 1. External Relations of Management 1. Relations with Passengers, Shippers and Charterers 2. Relations with the State 3. Relations with Investors, Suppliers, General Public and Competitors 4. Organisation and External Relations Part 2. Internal Relations of Management 5. Elements of Organisation of a Transport Business 6. Theory of Organisation with Special Reference to Transport 7. Costs and Savings of Organisation 8. Principles of Subordination 9. Organisational Groups 10. The Human Element in the Organisation of a Transport Business 11. Industrial Relations in the Transport Industry 12. The Nature and Task of General Management 13. Finance Management in Transport Undertakings 14. Purchasing Management 15. Production Management in a Transport Business 16. Marketing Management 17. Personnel Management in Transport Undertakings 18. Development Management Part 3. The Individual Manager 19. The Individual Manager in a Transport Business

About the Series

Routledge Library Editions: Transport Economics

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Economics / General