Busting the Trucking Cartel

Chapman, Stephen
September 1978
New Republic;9/30/78, Vol. 179 Issue 14, p21
Reports on the people's reaction about the major changes in the way the federal government regulates commercial truck traffic in the United States. President Jimmy Carter's efforts to begin pressing for some bill to make American trucking freer and more competitive; Supervision of the nation's railroads by the Interstate Commerce Commission (ICC); Operation of American trucking free of ICC control; Tendency of restrictions to stifle direct competition between firms.


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