MAJOR LEGISLATIVE TRANSPORTATION ISSUES FACING THE NORTHEAST: ASSESSMENT OF THE NORTHEAST RAIL CORRIDOR AS AN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT SPINE; AND, INTRODUCTION TO RAILROAD AND TRUCKING DEREGULATION ISSUES

The report is a series of papers which were prepared for the CONEG Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Meeting held at the World Trade Center in New York on January 30, 1979. This January meeting helped establish a 1979 transportation agenda as part of CONEG's new Northeast Economic Development Strategy. The papers included are: Transportation and Economic Development in the Northeast; The Northeast Rail Corridor and Its Relationship to a Northeast Economic Development Strategy; The Northeast Corridor Redirection Act of 1979--Its Importance to Economic Development; Rail Freight Legislative Reform--Issues and Analysis from the CONEG Perspective; Major Motor Carrier Deregulation Issues Affecting the CONEG States.

  • Corporate Authors:

    CONEG Policy Research Center, Incorporated

    400 North Capital Street, NW
    Washington, DC  United States  20002

    Economic Development Administration

    Economic Research Division
    Washington, DC  United States  20230
  • Authors:
    • JAMES, R L
  • Publication Date: 1979-5

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  • Pagination: 56 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00313844
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: RR-4 Res Rpt., EDA-ERD-80-018
  • Contract Numbers: EDA-OER-644-G-78-33, EDA-99-7-13457
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 26 1980 12:00AM