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Railroad Economics - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780762312559, 9780080548937

Railroad Economics, Volume 20

1st Edition

Editors: Scott Dennis Wayne Talley
Hardcover ISBN: 9780762312559
eBook ISBN: 9780080548937
Imprint: JAI Press
Published Date: 9th July 2007
Page Count: 292
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Table of Contents

Ch. 1: Introduction – Scott M. Dennis and Wayne K. Talley

Ch. 2: Evolution of Railroad Economics – W. G. Waters II

Ch. 3: A Hedonic Cost Function Approach to Estimating Railroad Costs – John D. Bitzan and Wesley W. Wilson

Ch. 4: Spatially Generated Transportation Demands – Kenneth Train and Wesley W. Wilson

Ch. 5: Rail Passenger Demand Forecasting: Cross-Sectional Models Revisited – Mark Wardman, William Lythgoe and Gerard Whelan

Ch. 6: Railroad Pricing and Revenue-To-Cost Margins in the Post-Staggers Era – M. Ivaldi and G. McCullough

Ch. 7: Options for Restructuring the State-Owned Monopoly Railway – Russell Pittman

Ch. 8: Trespassing on the Railroad – Ian Savage

Ch. 9: Energy Use and Pollutant Emissions Impacts of Shortline Railroad Abandonment – Michael W. Babcock and James L. Bunch

Ch. 10: Earnings Differentials of Railroad Managers and Labor – James Peoples and Wayne K. Talley


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About the Editors

Scott Dennis

Scott Dennis

Affiliations and Expertise

Microeconomic Studies Division Washington, DC, U.S.A.

Wayne Talley

Wayne Talley

Affiliations and Expertise

Maritime Institute, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA, U.S.A.