Accession Number:

ADA276900

Title:

U.S. Liner Fleet and the Economy

Descriptive Note:

Research rept. Aug 1992-Apr 1993

Corporate Author:

INDUSTRIAL COLL OF THE ARMED FORCES WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1993-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

35.0

Abstract:

This paper reviews the interdependence of U.S. flag shipping and the American economy. A discussion of U.S. flag shipping and its impact upon the U. S. economy, the background of the industry, the reasons for the demise of the fleet, and some possible untested solutions are included.

Subject Categories:

  • Economics and Cost Analysis
  • Marine Engineering
  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE