Proceedings of the Conference of American Mayors on public policies as to municipal utilities.

Philadelphia : American Academy of Political and Social Science, 1915.

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Other Title Public policies as to municipal utilities
Subjects Gemeindeverwaltung.
Municipal franchises -- Congresses.
Municipal franchises.
Municipal ownership -- Congresses.
Municipal ownership.
Public utilities -- United States -- Congresses.
Public utilities.
United States.
Series Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science ; v. 57.
Description vi, 357 pages ; 25 cm.
Copyright Date 1915.
Notes Includes index.
Contents Remarks at reception of Thursday evening, November 12 / Edward B. Smith, et al -- Remarks of presiding officer / Rudolph Blankenburg -- Fundamental planks in a public utility program / Delos F. Wilcox -- The regulation of municipal utilities / Nathaniel T. Guernsey -- Philadelphia's transit problem / A. Merritt Taylor -- Municipal lighting rates / Ray Palmer -- Interlocking directorates / Louis D. Brandeis -- Open discussion / P.S. Scanlon, Andrew J. Gallagher -- Remarks of presiding officer: the regulation of public utilities / Carter H. Harrison -- Some present-day issues of public utility regulation / Edward W. Bemis -- What certain cities have accomplished without state regulation / Stiles P. Jones -- A constructive policy for public service corporations / Charles Day -- What regulation must accomplish if it is to be permanent / John M. Eshleman -- Open discussion / Percival R. Moses, and others -- Remarks of presiding officer / John Purroy Mitchel -- The advantages of state regulation / Halford Erickson -- The distribution of functions between local and state regulation / Milo R. Maltbie -- The case for home rule / Charles E. Merriam -- State and local regulation in Pennsylvania / Ira W. Stratton -- Concluding remarks of presiding officer / John Purroy Mitchel -- Remarks of presiding officer: "municipal ownership" / Newton D. Baker -- Municipal ownership: the testimony of foreign experience / Frederic C. Howe -- Pasadena's municipal light and power plant / C. Wellington Koiner -- South Norwalk's municipal electric works / Albert E. Winchester -- The hydro-electric system in Toronto / H.C. Hocken -- Some limitations and objections to municipal ownership / Clarke M. Rosecrantz -- Open discussion / James M. Curley, Oliver P. Newmann -- Remarks of Hon. Rudolph Blankenburg -- Remarks of presiding officer / Charles A. Prouty -- Municipal ownership and operation of water-works / M.N. Baker -- Why I believe in municipal ownership / Robert Crosser -- The utilities bureau / Felix Frankfurter -- Report of Committee on Recommendations -- Open Discussion / F.C. Henderschott, and others -- Holding companies and the public welfare / Charles F. Mathewson -- Public advantages of holding companies / Francis T. Homer -- The public welfare and the holding company / James P. Goodrich.
Genre Conference papers and proceedings.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)253581
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