Financing Transit: The Boston Experience

Operational and economic administrational experiences of a transit system are described. The history of the present Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority is presented, and its operating expenses, which are the source of the major problems, are discussed in detail. A brief discussion of statutory issues and proposed legislation conclude the paper.

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    • Cudahy, Brian J
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  • Publication Date: 1973

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  • Media Type: Print
  • Pagination: pp 4-7
  • Monograph Title: Price-subsidy issues in urban transportation
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  • Accession Number: 00054689
  • Record Type: Publication
  • ISBN: 0309022614
  • Files: TRIS, TRB
  • Created Date: Jun 24 1981 12:00AM