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New Departures

Rethinking Rail Passenger Policy in the Twenty-First Century

Anthony Perl

Hardcover

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" North America faces a transportation crisis. Gas-guzzling SUVs clog the highways and air travelers face delays, cancellations, and uncertainty in the wake of unprecedented terrorist attacks. New Departures closely examines the options for improving intercity passenger trains' capacity to move North Americans where they want to go. While Amtrak and VIA Rail Canada face intense pressure to transform themselves into successful commercial enterprises, Anthony Perl demonstrates how public policy ch.

University Press of Kentucky, 9780813122113, 344pp.

Publication Date: February 8, 2002