October 1972
Monthly Labor Review;Oct72, Vol. 95 Issue 10, p2
Academic Journal
Details the findings of a study conducted by the U.S. Congress Commission on Railroad Retirement, on the future of the railroad retirement system in the nation. Factors contributing to the decline in railroad employment; Increase in the number of railroad retirement beneficiaries.


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