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Title The role of the United States Postal Service in public safety and security : implications of relaxing the mailbox monopoly / Lois M. Davis [and others].

Imprint Santa Monica : RAND Corp., 2008.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe JSTOR Open Ebooks  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (xxvii, 191 pages) : illustrations.
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
text file PDF rda
Series RAND Corporation monograph series
Rand Corporation monograph series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 181-191).
Contents Introduction -- The USPS's monopolies and its role in public safety -- Relaxing the mailbox rule : effect on public safety and security incidents -- Relaxing the mailbox rule : effect on the IS's ability to detect, deter, and investigate crime -- Public perceptions about relaxing the mailbox rule -- Conclusions and issues for further consideration.
Note Print version record.
Summary The United States Postal Service has a statutory monopoly to deliver mail to mailboxes, but there are arguments to relax that monopoly. This study assesses the public safety concerns of doing so and makes recommendations to address these concerns.
Subject United States Postal Service.
United States Postal Service. (OCoLC)fst00540957
Postal service -- United States -- Safety measures.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Government & Business.
Postal service -- Safety measures. (OCoLC)fst01072976
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Transportation Economics.
Business & Economics.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Added Author Davis, Lois M.
Other Form: Print version: Role of the United States Postal Service in public safety and security. Santa Monica : RAND Corp., 2008 9780833046154 0833046152 (DLC) 2008044821 (OCoLC)263300375
ISBN 9780833046604 (electronic bk.)
0833046608 (electronic bk.)
Report No. RAND/MG-800-USPS
Standard No. AU@ 000048784939
AU@ 000051342425
DEBBG BV043101562
DEBSZ 396243916
DEBSZ 422014214
GBVCP 100865258X
GBVCP 802850081

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