Publications

January 14, 2020
Commentary

Amtrak’s Big Lie

Amtrak’s accounting system is so full of lies that even the pro‐​passenger train Rail Passengers Association calls it ‘fatally flawed, misleading, and wrong.’

Washington Examiner
Winter 2019/2020
Regulation Vol. 42 No. 4

Comment

September 5, 2019
Commentary

Amtrak Accounting Tricks Cover Up Losses

Rather than give it billions of dollars to restore or build infrastructure that it can’t afford to maintain, Congress should simply agree to pay Amtrak a given amount for every passenger mile it carries. This will give Amtrak an incentive to focus on passengers, not politics.
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