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Economic Effects of a Brisbane—Melbourne Inland Railway

Publication Type:
Working Paper 18

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ISBN:
0 642 24518 5

ISSN:
1036-739X

Release Date:
June 1995

Like some other freight-oriented rail investments, the inland railway has been advocated partly on the grounds that it will stimulate the economies of some rural regions. Examined in this paper are the effects of inland railway on the agricultural and mining industries of northern New South Wales and southern Queensland.

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