A Review of National Railroad Issues

NTIS order #PB-250622

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Full Report ~615K
Front Matter ~56K
Table of Contents ~44K

Chapters
EXECUTIVE SUMMARY ~36K
1: INTRODUCTION ~25K
2: FINANCIAL PROSPECTS OF THE INDUSTRY ~57K
3: REHABILITATION OF ROAD AND FACILITIES ~96K
4: POTENTIAL IMPACTS OF RESTRUCTURING THE U.S. RAILROAD INDUSTRY ~150K
5: RATE REFORM ~160K
6: OTHER LEGISLATIVE ACTIONS ~27K

Appendixes
A: ILLUSTRATIVE ANALYSIS OF ALTERNATE PUBLIC INVESTMENTS IN RAIL FIXED PLANT ~88K
B: REVIEW OF RECENT RAILROAD MERGER HISTORY ~44K
C: LETTERS OF REQUEST ~86K
D: HARBRIDGE HOUSE STUDY TEAM MEMBERS ~22K