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Title:Contract Rates by Railroads
Authors:John Finsness
Publication Date:Dec 1982
Report #:SP-38
TRID #:01834883
Keywords:agricultural products, contract rates, freight transportation, railroads
Type:Research Report – Staff Papers



The Staggers Rail Act of 1980 permits the railroads to enter into contracts with shippers. While contracts were entered into before the Staggers Act they were under a cloud as to their legality.

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