ESD.266 Freight Transportation


Class Info

Provides an in-depth introduction to the fundamental concepts and techniques related to the design, procurement, and management of freight transportation. Examines freight transportation as a bridging function for a firm, considering the physical flow of raw materials and finished goods as well as connections to suppliers and customers. Also covers how freight transportation insulates a firm's core operations from external disruptions and variability of supply and demand.

This class has ESD.260 as a prerequisite.

ESD.266 will not be offered this semester. It will be instructed by Y. Sheffi and C. Caplice.

This class counts for a total of 6 credits. This is a graduate-level class.

In the Spring 2015 Subject Evaluations, ESD.266 was rated 6.8 out of 7.0. You can find more information at the Engineering Systems (ESD) < MIT site.

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