THE RAILROAD MERGERS AND THE COMING OF CONRAIL
This economic history describes the succession of U.S. railroad mergers occuring in the 20th Century. It begins with the Northern Securities case, which involved unsuccessfully the Great Northern, Northern Pacific and Burlington, and concludes with the first two years of the the Federally imposed merger of the Northeast bankrupts into Conrail.
- Contributions in Economics and Economic History No. 19.
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- Saunders, R
- Publication Date: 1978
- Pagination: 401 p.
- TRT Terms: Bankruptcy; Consolidations; History; Industry structure; Legal factors; Mergers; Policy
- Identifier Terms: Conrail; U.S. Interstate Commerce Commission
- Geographic Terms: Northeastern United States
- Old TRIS Terms: Government policies
- Subject Areas: Administration and Management; Finance; History; Law; Policy; Railroads;
- Accession Number: 00334961
- Record Type: Publication
- Files: TRIS
- Created Date: Jul 9 1981 12:00AM