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The Resource The American transportation problem

The American transportation problem

Label
The American transportation problem
Title
The American transportation problem
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1883-1965
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Moulton, Harold Glenn
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • HE206
  • TF505
LC item number
  • .M6
  • 16
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
National Transportation Committee (U.S.)
Series statement
Brookings Institution, Washington, D.C. Publications...Miscellaneous series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brookings Institution
  • Railroads
  • Railroads
  • Transportation
  • USA
Label
The American transportation problem
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
"Select bibliography": pages 896-910
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
PART 1: Introduction -- The Trend of Railway Financial Condition, 1890-1929 -- Railroads and the Depression -- PART 2: Factors Affecting Railway Net Income -- Volume of Traffic -- The Decline of Passenger Business -- Operating Efficiency -- Freight and Passenger Rates -- Obsolescent Lines -- Railroad Wages and Operating Costs -- Unproductive Expenditures -- Taxation -- PART 3: Financial Structure and Financial Policies -- Financial Structure and Ownership of the Railways -- Railroad Capitalization -- Financial Policies -- Reorganization Procedure: Current Practice -- Reorganization Procedure: Proposals for Change -- PART 4: Regulation of the Level of Rates -- The Valuation Plan -- The Recapture Experiment -- Analysis of Valuation Principles -- The Utility of Physical Valuation -- PART 5: Water Transportation -- Waterway History and Policy -- Comparative Cost of Water and Rail Transportation -- Analysis of Specific Projects -- PART 6: Highway Transportation -- Nature of the Highway Transport Problem -- Highway Development and Financing -- Who Pays for the Highways? -- Motor Vehicle Taxation -- Truck Competition in Agricultural Products -- Possibilities of Co-ordination of Rail and Motor Transport -- PART 7: Other Transportation Agencies -- Oil and Gasoline Pipe Lines -- Air Transport -- PART 8: Stabilization of the Railroad Industry -- The Readjustment of Rates and Costs -- The Problem of Terminal Unification -- Transportation and City Planning -- Methods of Effecting Terminal Unification -- Consolidation and Efficiency -- PART 9: Reorientation in Transportation Regulation -- Development of the Present System of Regulation -- The Need for a New Transportation Policy
Control code
248625
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
lxix, 915 pages
Lccn
33027096
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map, plates, diagrams
System control number
  • (OCoLC)248625
  • (WaOLN)1106193
Label
The American transportation problem
Publication
Bibliography note
"Select bibliography": pages 896-910
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
PART 1: Introduction -- The Trend of Railway Financial Condition, 1890-1929 -- Railroads and the Depression -- PART 2: Factors Affecting Railway Net Income -- Volume of Traffic -- The Decline of Passenger Business -- Operating Efficiency -- Freight and Passenger Rates -- Obsolescent Lines -- Railroad Wages and Operating Costs -- Unproductive Expenditures -- Taxation -- PART 3: Financial Structure and Financial Policies -- Financial Structure and Ownership of the Railways -- Railroad Capitalization -- Financial Policies -- Reorganization Procedure: Current Practice -- Reorganization Procedure: Proposals for Change -- PART 4: Regulation of the Level of Rates -- The Valuation Plan -- The Recapture Experiment -- Analysis of Valuation Principles -- The Utility of Physical Valuation -- PART 5: Water Transportation -- Waterway History and Policy -- Comparative Cost of Water and Rail Transportation -- Analysis of Specific Projects -- PART 6: Highway Transportation -- Nature of the Highway Transport Problem -- Highway Development and Financing -- Who Pays for the Highways? -- Motor Vehicle Taxation -- Truck Competition in Agricultural Products -- Possibilities of Co-ordination of Rail and Motor Transport -- PART 7: Other Transportation Agencies -- Oil and Gasoline Pipe Lines -- Air Transport -- PART 8: Stabilization of the Railroad Industry -- The Readjustment of Rates and Costs -- The Problem of Terminal Unification -- Transportation and City Planning -- Methods of Effecting Terminal Unification -- Consolidation and Efficiency -- PART 9: Reorientation in Transportation Regulation -- Development of the Present System of Regulation -- The Need for a New Transportation Policy
Control code
248625
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
lxix, 915 pages
Lccn
33027096
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map, plates, diagrams
System control number
  • (OCoLC)248625
  • (WaOLN)1106193

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