THE ECONOMICS OF FREIGHT CAR SUPPLY

The historical and legal, as well as the economic aspects of freight car supply, are examined. The chapters: Measurement of the adequacy and efficiency of the freight car fleet; Interline car movement and owner compensation; Private and public controls on the size and allocation of the freight car fleet; Proposed solutions to the problem of freight car supply; An optimum fleet and its optimum utilization; A system of freight car rental markets; Measurement of the potential gains from the institution of freight car rental markets.

  • Corporate Authors:

    University of Nebraska Press

    901 North 17th Street
    Lincoln, NE  USA  68588
  • Authors:
    • Felton, J R
  • Publication Date: 0

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  • Pagination: 116 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00196109
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 31 1979 12:00AM