MATERIALS CONCERNING THE EFFECTS OF GOVERNMENT REGULATION ON RAILROADS AND AN ECONOMIC PROFILE OF RAILROADS IN THE UNITED STATES

This staff study consists of six major parts: Cost of Regulation and Regulatory Time Lag; Cost of Subsidy program for light Density Lines; Discriminatory State Taxation; Employment Levels and Employee Protection in the Railroad Industry; Estimates of Transportation Expenditures; and Key Economic Facts of Rail Transportation. Extensive statistical data is presented in each of these areas to support points made by the study. The bibliography consists of a complete listing, 145 citations, by the Library of Congress Congressional Research Service.

  • Corporate Authors:

    United States House of Representatives

    Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce
    Washington, DC  USA  20515
  • Publication Date: 1975-12

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Tables;
  • Pagination: 95 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00131031
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: United States Congress
  • Report/Paper Numbers: No. 17
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 21 1976 12:00AM