1 edition of Railroad travel and the state of business found in the catalog.
Railroad travel and the state of business
|Statement||[by] Thor Hultgren ...|
|Series||[National Bureau of Economic Research] Occasional paper 13: December 1943|
|LC Classifications||H11 .N2432 no. 13|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||2 p. l., 35 p. incl. tables, diagrs.|
|Number of Pages||35|
|LC Control Number||44004225|
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CYCLES IN TRAVEL Railroad travel fluctuates in rough harmony with the general dis-turbances in the national economy we call business cycles. The rela-tionship becomes evident if changes in passenger miles arecompared with the upswings and downswings in business outlined by the National Bureau's 'reference' chronology.
A more satisfactory com. Railroad travel fluctuates in rough harmony with the general disturbances in the national economy we call business cycles. The relationship becomes evident if changes in passenger miles are compared with the upswings and downswings in business outlined by the National Bureau's 'reference' chronology.
Comment: Interior is clean other than a price mark on the title page; faint age yellowing to pages and exterior textblocks. Binding sound, no reading crease on spine. Moderate rubbing, edge/corner wear, faint age marks/yellowing to cover and a small tear at the base of the : Paul Pietrak.
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