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"Proposes experiments in deregulating and privatizing the country's transportation systems to rid them of inefficiencies and significantly improve their performance in moving goods and people around the United States; the book covers roads, airports and airport traffic control, mass transit, intercity buses and railway networks"--Provided by publisher.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 167-177) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Back to the future to improve U.S. transportation Intercity transportation under partial deregulation Highways Urban transit Airports and air traffic control Constraints on efficient reforms Lessons from deregulation of intercity transportation Theory and evidence on the economic effects of privatization Privatization experiments Conclusion.
KF2179 .W56 2010
Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution Press,