The following resources provide more information about benefit-cost analysis for transportation projects. The most useful resources appear towards the top of the list.

Circular No. A-94:-Guidelines and Discount Rates for Benefit-Cost Analysis of Federal Programs. Office of Management & Budget. US Government. Printing
Office, Washington, DC. 2003. Available at:

Benefit Cost Analysis. MN DOT Office of Investment Management, undated. Available at:

Benefit/Cost Analysis: Introduction. Mankato State University. undated. Available at:

Guide to Cost-Benefit Analysis of Investment Projects. Evaluation Unit, DG Regional Policy, European Commission, 2002. Available at:

Benefit-Cost Analysis. Portney, Paul R. undated. The Library Of Economics and Liberty. Available at:

Cost-Benefit Forecasting Toolbox for Highways. Federal Highway Administration. US Department of Transportation, Washington DC. Circa 2001. Available

FAA Airport Benefit-Cost Analysis Guidance. Federal Aviation Administration. US Dept. of Transportation, Washington, DC, 1999. Available at:

Guide to Benefit-Cost Analysis in Transport Canada. Transport Canada. Economic Evaluation Branch, Transport Canada, Ottawa, 1994. Available at:

A Guide to Practical Project Appraisal - Social Benefit-Cost Analysis in Developing Countries. UNIDO, United Nations, undated. Available at: