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Cataloged Resource Summary

 

Title

Trucking Deregulation

Author

Thomas Gale Moore

Categories

Industrial Organization
Economic History

Type

Article

Description

The federal government has been regulating prices and competition in interstate transportation ever since Congress created the Interstate Commerce Commission (ICC) to oversee the railroad industry in 1887. This article describes the costs and regulations and the successes of deregulation.

URL

http://www.econlib.org/library/Enc/TruckingDeregulation.html
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