Research and discuss your findings regarding the role of motor carriers and advances made in the 21st century from an economic development point of view and the major issues motor carriers are facing today, that includes factors in safety, technology, LTL rates, financial stability, etc. Provide possible solutions. Substantiate your answer with examples and provide references.
In contrast to the motor carrier industry, discuss how the cost structure of the railroad industry is different. In terms of pricing, competitiveness, and investment, discuss the impact these differences have for the railroad