THE IMPACT OF STRUCTURAL AND COMPOSITIONAL CHANGES ON THE CANADIAN RAILWAY INDUSTRY: 1958-1973

The purpose of the article is to quantify the influence of changes in the structure and nature of gross national expenditure on the main economic variables within the railway industry in Canada between 1958 and 1973. The author has recorded that such changes have led to drops of 3 and 6 percent respectively in the growth rate for railway tonnage and ton/miles. On the other hand, they have caused increases of 5 percent in the real level of receipts.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Pergamon Press, Incorporated

    Maxwell House, Fairview Park
    Elmsford, NY  United States  10523
  • Authors:
    • Someshwar Rao, P
  • Publication Date: 1978-4

Media Info

  • Features: References; Tables;
  • Pagination: p. 79-82
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00180251
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: International Union of Railways
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 27 1978 12:00AM