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[ | 30 Mar 2011 | 2 Comments | ]
The Future History of Net Neutrality

While working on a non-DigSoc project, I ran across this statement from the Association of American Railroads:
The U.S. rail model is of “vertical integration,” in which a railroad generally both owns the track and operates trains over that track. The efficient U.S. model has resulted in huge productivity gains, sharply lower average rail rates, and massive reinvestment by railroads back into their systems.
• In fact, from 1980 through 2009, U.S. freight railroads reinvested more than $460 billion — more than 40 cents out of every revenue dollar — back into …