The coming transport revolution

Gunter, Lorne
January 1993
Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;1/11/93, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p6
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..


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