WorldCat Identities

Mercer, Lloyd J.

Works: 4 works in 19 publications in 1 language and 939 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography 
Roles: Author
Classifications: HE1063, 333.160973
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Lloyd J Mercer
Railroads and land grant policy ; a study in government intervention by Lloyd J Mercer( Book )
9 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Railroads and Land Grant Policy: A Study in Government Intervention attempts to replace a major part of the railroad land grant legend (according to which the granting of federal and state land to private railroad firms benefitted these firms more than it contributed to society as a whole) with some real numbers and analysis. An attempt is made to put the income and wealth distribution impact of the railroad land grants in perspective, but thorough analysis of this issue is not undertaken. The primary question this study does try to illuminate is that of the effect of the railroad land grants
E.H. Harriman, master railroader by Lloyd J Mercer( Book )
5 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Evaluation of a probability approach to uncertainty in benefit cost analysis : technical completion report by Lloyd J Mercer( Book )
4 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Central Pacific system, an estimate of social and private rates of return for a land-grant aided railroad system. University of Washington, 1967 by Lloyd J Mercer( Book )
1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
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Audience level: 0.69 (from 0.56 for E.H. Harri ... to 1.00 for The Centra ...)
English (19)