A Comparative Study on the Theories of Highway Planning

Yuanqing Wang


On the con text of traffic planning development and its application, the author analyses the theories of highway network planning and its practicalities in China. The highway network planning to conduct a comprehensive comparison of the two schools, points out the characteristics of each theory, the operation characteristics of adaptability and cost planning of regional circumstances in different sizes for easy selection of applications in the future depending on the purpose and conditions of the plan.


Highway network; Planning theories; Practice; Compare

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