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“Needs must when the blockade drives”: Cuba's less intensive transport society can teach the developed world a few lessons

Warren, James P. and Enoch, M. P. (2004). “Needs must when the blockade drives”: Cuba's less intensive transport society can teach the developed world a few lessons. Cuba Si - Journal of the Cuba Solidarity Campaign

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Abstract

In terms of transport, Cuba is unique because of the economic blockade and collapse of the Soviet Union which have led to a transformation in how goods and people are moved. The article argues that Cuba's less intensive transport society can teach the developed world a few lessons.

Item Type: Journal Article
Copyright Holders: 2004 The Authors
Keywords: Cuba; transport; blockade; transport policy; fuel shortage;
Academic Unit/Department: Mathematics, Computing and Technology > Engineering & Innovation
Mathematics, Computing and Technology
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Item ID: 10249
Depositing User: James Warren
Date Deposited: 21 Oct 2009 15:29
Last Modified: 24 Feb 2016 05:18
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/10249
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