TITLE

The coming transport revolution

AUTHOR(S)
Gunter, Lorne
PUB. DATE
January 1993
SOURCE
Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;1/11/93, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses that three reports commissioned by the federal government in Canada want Ottawa to eliminate the subsidies it gives to transportation companies within a decade and let market forces determine what services will be provided where, when, by whom and for how much. Making user pay; Views of lobby groups; Mulroney government; `Crow benefit' controversy; Favoring train travel; Need for standards; More. INSETS: Shortlines are the future of freight, by L.G.;Now the provinces will eat Crow, by L.G..
ACCESSION #
9302120299

 

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