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wreck of the Penn Central

Joseph R. Daughen

wreck of the Penn Central

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Published by Little, Brown in Boston, Mass .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement[by] Joseph R. Daughen and Peter Binzen.
ContributionsBinzen, Peter.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13923790M

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The Wreck of the Penn Central, which The New York Times called "a great book" offering the reader "a ringside seat" to this economic debacle, provides a close-up view of the events that brought the Big Train to bankruptcy court -- over-regulation, subsidized competition, big labor featherbedding, greed, corporate back stabbing, stunning incompetence, and yes, even a little leboostcamp.com by: Jan 01,  · This book partially counters David Bevan's viewpoint and lays blame for the Penn Central failure as substantially due to Bevan's and Saunders willingness to obscure the financial health of the PRR and subsequent PC behind the maze of non-rail corporate entities/5.

Nov 12,  · This book details the terrible financial disaster that was the Penn Central, the merger of nearly-bankrupt Pennsylvania Railroad and the New York Central. It deals with the conditions that caused the merger, the merger itself, and the borderline fraudulent financial tactics repeated by Enron almost thirty years later/5(28).

"The Wreck of the Penn Central" provides a close-up view of the events that brought the Big Train to bankruptcy court--over-regulation, subsidized competition, big labor featherbedding, greed, Reviews: 1.

It took ten years of laborious planning and exhaustive negotiations to create the mammoth Penn Central Railroad, the largest railroad in United States history. When the leviathan was finally born of a merger between the Pennsylvania and New York Central Railroads on.

The bankruptcy of Penn Central was the biggest business failure in United States history and led to the creation of Conrail. After PC went bankrupt, several books were written about the failure, including Daughen and Binzen s The Wreck of the Penn Central, wreck of the Penn Central book was published in Feb 19,  · The Wreck of the Penn Central by Joseph R.

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Dec 26,  · THE WRECK OF THE PENN CENTRAL. By Joseph R. Daughen and Peter Binzen. Little, Brown Re Co. $ pages and index. Not too much is new in this book by two Philadelphia Bulletin reporters about.

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Aug 23,  · The Wreck of the Penn Central is an informative, easy-to-read over-view of the demise of the eponymous railroad, and I recommend it, too. May I suggest a metaphor. May I suggest a metaphor.

The Penn Central was like the American experiment in government under the Articles of Confederation. Jun 22,  · I was reading a book by arthur haily called the moneychangers and a number of references were made to the wreck of the Penn Central Railroad.

I live in Philadelphia which was one of the headquarter offices of the merged Pennsylvania railroad and the New York Central leboostcamp.coms: 1. The wreck of the Penn Central. [Joseph R Daughen; Peter Binzen] -- It took ten years of laborious planning and exhaustive negotiations to create the mammoth Penn Central Railroad, the largest railroad in United States history.

May 23,  · The The Wreck of the Penn Central by Joseph R. Daughen and Peter Binzen provides an interesting look at that railroad monolith created back on February 1st, The book starts out with a brief history of the respective companies. "The Wreck of the Penn Central" provides a close-up view of the events that brought the Big Train to bankruptcy court--over-regulation, subsidized competition, big labor featherbedding, greed, corporate back-stabbing, stunning incompetence, and, yes, even a little sex.

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American Libraries. Uploaded by JoeOndreicka Pages: The crash of the Penn Central set a new record, this time for the largest bankruptcy the United States had ever seen. "The Wreck of the Penn Central" provides a close-up view of the events that brought the Big Train to bankruptcy court--over-regulation, subsidized competition, big labor featherbedding, greed, corporate back-stabbing, stunning incompetence, and, yes, even a little sex.5/5(2).

Peter Binzen is the author of Richardson Dilworth ( avg rating, 20 ratings, 3 reviews, published ), Whitetown, U.S.A ( avg rating, 7 ratings, 4/5. The wreck of the Penn Central. [Joseph R Daughen; Peter Binzen] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library.

Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: or Search WorldCat. Find items in libraries near you # Beard Books schema. Book Review: The Wreck of the Penn Central, by Joseph R. Daughen and Peter Binzen. Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography.

Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography. Current Archives About About the Journal Cited by: 1. The Penn Central Transportation Company, commonly abbreviated to Penn Central, was an American railroad name that was used at the Class I railroad level from until The railroad system that applied the Penn Central name was a combination of railroad systems from three railroads: the Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR), New York Central Railroad (NYC) and the New York, New Haven and Headquarters: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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It is excellent for those (including students of the law). The wreck of the Penn Central by Daughen, Joseph R. Little, Brown. Used - Good. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Dec 12,  · “The Wreck of the Penn Central,” if it's read widely enough, may lead to a re‐ thinking of the whole concept of the board of directors and its relationship with the chief executive officer.

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However, it is the position of this paper that the most relevant cause was the absence of a common goal and real commitment on the part of management for a profitable Penn Central Railroad. Because the collapse occurred seventeen years ago numerous books and magazine articles have been written on the subject, and many diverse opinions have been Author: Karen A.

Nagel. "The Wreck of the Penn Central" provides a close-up view of the events that brought the Big Train to bankruptcy court--over-regulation, subsidized competition, big labor featherbedding, greed, corporate back-stabbing, stunning incompetence, and, yes, even a little leboostcamp.com: Joseph R Daughen; Peter Binzen.

Mar 22,  · Penn Central Volume-1 Pt-1 Disc one Starts prior to the merger of the Pennsylvania Railroad and New York Central System, with scenes near Valpariso, Indiana and Wayne, Michigan. The Fallen Colossus. By Robert Sobel /08 - Beard Books - Paperback - Reprint - pp.

US$ The Penn Central debacle has much to teach investors, businessmen, and financiers about giant corporations caught in economic recessions or industries suffering a slow decline.

The Penn Central Railroad Historical Society was formed to preserve the history and heritage of the railroad operated by the Penn Central Transportation Company. For many years, Penn Central was not looked upon favorably by railroad enthusiasts or some former employees, as it brought to an end three popular railroads in the eastern United.

As a west coast modeler, I've always been puzzled by the popularity of the Penn Central RR. As I see it, the Penn Central was a short lived railroad that started off bad and ended in disaster.

Why not model the Pennsy and NYC prior to Penn Central, or Conrail that came later. I can understand why s. Feb 20,  · "Did Linda wreck the Penn Central?" - posted in 1/1 Racing & Rides: Thats the title of a COLUMN written by sports columnist Sandy Grady in the Daytona Beach Morning Journal on February 20, For those who arent aware of it, the bankruptcy of the Penn Central Railroad in was the prototype for the collapse of Enron 30 years later, though it had additional ramifications, such as.

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Used Book. Description. It too grew by acquiring smaller railroads and controlled over subsidiaries in the 's. The Penn Central Transportation Company was the result of the merging the New York Central and the Pennsylvania Railroad on January 1, The Penn Central acquired the New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad a year later.

Penn Central World-Class Train Wreck of the 20th Century views. 5 replies. Order Ascending; New Haven didn't become part of Penn Central until The PRR line from Columbus to Indy is covered by a Big Four Line.

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Used Book. The Penn Central Railroad Historical Society celebrated its tenth anniversary at its annual convention in Springfield, Massachusetts. Tours included the Smith & Wesson factory, the New England Central Railroad in Palmer, MA, and the Connecticut Trolley Museum in East Windsor, CT.

penn central: a wreck of a railroad The Penn Central was born amid great expectations and promises on February 1, by the merger of the New York Central.

Feb 09,  · “Call Us Penn Central” is a circa color promotional film about the Penn Central Transportation Company, a railroad company created by the .Apr 11,  · On February 1,the Penn Central railroad was created by the merger of the two largest railroads in the eastern United States, the Pennsylvania Railroad, long lauded as the "Standard Railroad of the World", and the New York Central Railroad, long famous for its passenger trains such as the 20th Century Limited, with its Dreyfuss-designed Hudson locomotives.Penn Central was the nation's largest railroad, our sixth largest industrial corporation, and its bankruptcy was the nation's largest since the s.

SEC and congressional reports — and a book aptly entitled The Wreck of the Penn Central 3 — charged that Penn Central's directors had received almost no realistic financial information and.