The research paper should be a minimum of six typed pages and formatted in accordance with APA. This does not include the cover or reference page.
This does not include the cover or reference page. Topics should be relevant to intermodal transportation. The nature of a research paper is to prove or disprove a thesis or hypothesis, not simply produce a report or provide information on topic.
The topic is impact of cargo trucking on intermodal transportation. The associated thesis could be; actions taken to improve the security at ports has negatively impacted throughput, increasing costs and reducing the quality of operations. The research and body of the paper argues to prove the thesis statement ----- Research Paper Student’s name Institutional Affiliation Introduction Governments across the world have taken measures to improve security at ports. The 2001 terrorist attack in New York is associated with this move. World trade relies on maritime transport. Terrorists have also taken advantage of the transportation mode to execute their missions. To prevent their attacks and improve economic growth, governments across the world have implemented security measures at ports. These measures have greatly improved security at ports. Cargo, infrastructure, and people are now secure. However, these measures have brought some negative effects. They have increased costs and affected quality of operations. Using intermodal transportation can help reduce these effects. Actions taken to improve the security at ports have increased costs and reduced the quality of operations. However, use of intermodal transportation can help reduce the negative effects. Background