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Rail Transport Research Needs: Special Report 174

  • 01
  • Jan
  • 1977
AUTHOR: Transportation Research Board
SUBJECT: Best Practices
KEYWORDS: Regulations, Planning, Operations, Management
ABSTRACT: This report addresses the condition of rail transport and the problems in rail transport affairs that are both external and internal to the industry. These include policy, regulatory, and planning problems as well as financial, organizational and management issues, among others. The authors put forth a research and development strategy with a comprehensive R&D program and a recommended research agenda.