Read one of the following articles highlighting historical governmental economic regulations in the years preceding deregulation:
- The History of Airline (De)Regulation In The United States/Aeronautics Online (Links to an external site.)
- Deregulation: A Watershed Event/Smithsonian Institute (Links to an external site.)
- Terminal Sickness/Washington Monthly (Links to an external site.)
Then, review this video that highlights the events that led up to enactment of the Airline Deregulation Act of 1978:
Write a two-page (not including cover and reference pages) APA-formatted summary report that answers the question: Was airline deregulation inevitable?