To improve the organization for railroad profit management, the controllable and uncontrollable dimensions of profit at various management levels must be identified and management information necessary for decentralized profit management must be more clearly delineated. Product line management, equipment management and the interface between them are discussed. Along with adequate profit measurement of existing traffic, there must be analytic capacity to assess the profit implications of pending decisions.

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    Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation

    508 Birch Street
    Bristol, CT  United States  06010
  • Authors:
    • Lang, A S
    • Burd, S A
  • Publication Date: 1978-12-25

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  • Features: Figures;
  • Pagination: p. 41-43
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00188053
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 3 1979 12:00AM