Role of Coal Mining in the Economy of Allegheny & Washington Counties

Posted: 29 Sep 2009

See all articles by Rose M. Baker

Rose M. Baker

Penn State University - Penn State Outreach; Penn State College of Education

David Passmore

Penn State; affiliation not provided to SSRN

Date Written: September 20, 2007

Abstract

The coal mining industry is an important part of the history and economy of Allegheny and Washington counties in Pennsylvania. The industry creates jobs and compensation for workers throughout these counties and influences tax revenues in the counties.

Keywords: coal mining

Suggested Citation

Baker, Rose M. and Passmore, David Lynn, Role of Coal Mining in the Economy of Allegheny & Washington Counties (September 20, 2007). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1479787 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1479787

Rose M. Baker

Penn State University - Penn State Outreach ( email )

University Park, PA 16802
United States

Penn State College of Education ( email )

University Park, PA 16802
United States

David Lynn Passmore (Contact Author)

Penn State ( email )

305D J. Orvis Keller Building
University Park, PA 16802-1303
United States
814.863-2583 (Phone)

HOME PAGE: http://DavidPassmore.net

affiliation not provided to SSRN

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