War adjustments in railroad regulation.

; Crennan, C. H. (Charles Holloway), 1889-1955, editor
Philadelphia, The American academy of political and social Science, 1918.

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Other Authors Crennan, C. H. 1889-1955,
Subjects Railroads -- Management.
Railroads -- United States -- Management.
Railroads and state -- United States.
Railroads and state.
Transportation.
United States.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Transportation.
Series American Academy of Political and Social Science. Annals ; v. LXXVI whole no. 165.
Description x, 333 pages 25 cm.
Copyright Date 1918.
Notes With : Financing the war / E.M. Patterson. Philadelphia : The American Academy of Political and Social Science, 1918. Bound together subsequent to publication. DLC
Contents (cont.) By H.B. Whaling -- part Iv. Plans for adjustment after the war : Control of railroads after the war / H.A. Palmer. Reconstituting railroad regulation / G.A. Post. A suggested plan for permanent governmental supervision of railroad operation after the war / A.W. Smith. The necessity for public ownership of the railways / F.C. Howe -- part volume Continuing problems of public policy : State regulation of the securities of railroads and public service companies / Mary L. Barron. Desirable scope and method of federal regulation of railroad securities / M. Thelen. The point now reached in the federal regulation of intrastate rates / J.A. Little. Necessity for exclusive federal control over stte and interstate rates / E.J. Rich. How could nationalization of rate regulation best be accomplished? By M.S. Decker. Legal questions involved in nationalization of rate regulation / W.E. Lamb.
(cont.) Regional railroad commissions : their relation to the state commissions and to the interstate commission / J.E. Love. The tomorrow of finance / S.N. Patten -- part VI. Documents and statistics pertinent to current railroad problems : Possession and control of rail and water transportation systems; a proclamation by the President of the United States. The President's address to Congress on fecderal control of railroads, January 4, 1918. Official orders of Director General McAdoo. Railroad statistics. Statistical bibliography. Book department. Report of the Board of directors American academy of political and social science.
Foreword and biography -- part I. Railroad regulation on trial : Failures and possibilities in railroad regulation / T.W. Van Metre -- part II. War pressure for adequate service : Federal control of railroads in war time / M. Thelen. Principles and practices of car service regulation / H.E. Byram. Regulation of car service under government control of operation / J.J. Esch. Physical needs of the railways under government control / J.H. Parmelee. Adjustment of labor's demands during federal control of railroad operation / G.E. Plumb. Precedents for private ownership and government operation of transportation facilities / D.F. Wilcox -- part III. Present effects of war control of railroads : Government operation / T. Conway, jr. Status of existing railroad laws and regulative agencies under federal control / E. Watkins. Has the importance of federal valuation of railroads been increased or lessened by federal control of operation?
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)170426
(OCoLC)ocm00170426
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