Cover: The Allocation of Switching Work in a System of Classification Yards

The Allocation of Switching Work in a System of Classification Yards

Published 1953

by Martin J. Beckmann, Tjalling Charles Koopmans, C. B. McGuire, C. B. Winsten


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A paper which examines, from an economic standpoint, the switching work of a given system of classification yards through which fixed traffic flows move. Presented before the Railway Systems and Procedures Association at Chicago, Illinois, November 4, 1953, and before the Econometric Society at Montreal, Quebec, Canada, September 11, 1954.

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