COMMUNITY IMPACT OF ABANDONMENT OF RAILROAD SERVICE

This study provides an overview and analysis of the problem of track abandonment, including its economic and social impact, and the development of a basic model relating rail abandonment to income and employment levels in affected communities. The study was developed from nationally available data using the county as the community structure.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Developed for use by USRA for planning purposes.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Public Interest Economics Center

    1714 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
    Washington, DC  USA  20036
  • Publication Date: 1974-12

Media Info

  • Pagination: 219 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00095424
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: United States Railway Association
  • Report/Paper Numbers: USRA/R-009 Final Rpt.
  • Contract Numbers: USRA-C-50010
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 15 1975 12:00AM