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.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Contributions in Economics and Economic History No. 19.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Greenwood Press

    51 Riverside Avenue
    Westport, CT  United States  06880
  • Authors:
    • Saunders, R
  • Publication Date: 1978

Media Info

  • Pagination: 401 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00334961
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 9 1981 12:00AM