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The Trucking Industry: The Lynchpin of the U.S. Economy

The Trucking Industry: The Lynchpin of the U.S. Economy Abstract This paper describes the role of trucking in the U.S. economy; the major changes that have impacted the industry since the mid-1950s; its current and future position vs. other freight transportation modes, especially rail; and competition within the trucking industry. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Business Economics Springer Journals

The Trucking Industry: The Lynchpin of the U.S. Economy

Business Economics , Volume 48 (3): 7 – Jul 1, 2013

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Publisher
Springer Journals
Copyright
2013 National Association for Business Economics
ISSN
0007-666X
eISSN
1554-432X
DOI
10.1057/be.2013.16
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Abstract

Abstract This paper describes the role of trucking in the U.S. economy; the major changes that have impacted the industry since the mid-1950s; its current and future position vs. other freight transportation modes, especially rail; and competition within the trucking industry.

Journal

Business EconomicsSpringer Journals

Published: Jul 1, 2013

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