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The Strike Insurance Plan of the Railroad Industry
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  • Vernon M. Briggs, Jr., Cornell University
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"A far-reaching program designed to minimize revenue losses during strikes became operative in the nation's railroad industry on September 1, 1959. The plan is formally known as the Service Interruption Policy, or, more commonly, as the railroad strike insurance plan."

Suggested Citation:
Briggs, V. M., Jr. (1967). The strike insurance plan of the railroad industry [Electronic version]. Industrial Relations, 6, 205-212.

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Published version posted with special permission of the copyright holder, Blackwell Publishing.

Citation Information
Vernon M. Briggs. "The Strike Insurance Plan of the Railroad Industry" (1967)
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