The Canadian National Railway versus the Canadian Pacific: A Comparative Study

@article{Fournier1931TheCN,
  title={The Canadian National Railway versus the Canadian Pacific: A Comparative Study},
  author={L. Fournier},
  journal={Journal of Political Economy},
  year={1931},
  volume={39},
  pages={369 - 389}
}
  • L. Fournier
  • Published 1931
  • Economics
  • Journal of Political Economy
N RECENT years Canada has undertaken an experiment in the government ownership of railways of a nature which commands the interest of students of railway and publicutility economics. In this paper it is proposed to analyze the success of Canada's venture in the field of business. From the standpoint of future development and administration of her railroads, she is in a particularly enviable position. The ownership and operation of practically 87 per cent of the railway lines of the country are… Expand