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- U.S., Canadian banks need North American perspective. Snook, William S. // ABA Banking Journal;Nov82, Vol. 74 Issue 11, p85
Focuses on a North American perspective in banking. Potential for economic recovery in the U.S.; Solution to the federal deficit to avoid a crisis of public confidence; Dispute between Canada and other nations in levels of foreign ownership.
- Poland's current account deficit widens in April. // Regional Today;6/16/2014, p2
The article reports on the increase rate of account deficit in Poland, with â‚¬1.028 billion as of April 2014, based on a report released by a central bank in Warsaw, Poland.
- N.J. to sell Rest of Tobacco Debt To Help Fill $5B Hole in Budget. Braun, Martin Z. // Bond Buyer;1/22/2003, Vol. 343 Issue 31557, p1
Reports on sale of multimillion dollar tobacco settlement-backed bonds for balancing a gap in New Jersey' proposed budget. Opinions of several credit analysts regarding sale of the bonds; Possible utilization of the bonds proceeds; Rating assigned to the bonds by various rating agencies.
- Running Out of Options, Tennessee Feels Heat to Institute Income Tax. DeSue, Tedra // Bond Buyer;6/6/2002, Vol. 340 Issue 31402, p1
Reports the budget shortfalls in the state of Tennessee. Solution to the spending cuts of the government; Amount of the projected gap in the government; Plans on the increase of sales tax.
- Expanding state sales tax does disservice to us all. Doerr, David R. // Business Journal Serving Fresno & the Central San Joaquin Valley;1/10/2003, Issue 323032, p21
Discusses why the plan of the legislative body of the state of California to extend the state-local sales tax in order to close the state's budget deficit would have a negative effect on the economy. Discrimination against small businesses; Difficulty related to the administration of sales tax.
- Revenue-Strapped States Face Shortfalls, But Will They Last? DeSue, Tedra // Bond Buyer;02/15/2001, Vol. 335 Issue 31078, p36
Reports on the budget deficits faced by states in the southeast United States. Names of states relying on sales-tax collections for revenues; Creation of tax cuts in North Carolina; Elimination of budget shortfalls in Tennessee.
- The case for a sales tax. C.S. // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;9/12/94, Vol. 21 Issue 39, p8
Considers how the push to eliminate the deficit has stalled tax reform in Alberta. Recommendations of the tax reform commission; Consideration of a broad-based consumption (sales) tax; Deficit halved; Willingness of Albertans to spend less; Great danger of sales tax; Warnings by University of...
- Bank liquidity at risk from oil slump. SPONG, REBECCA // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;4/29/2015, Vol. 59 Issue 17, p26
The article focuses on the implication of low crude prices on the banking industry in Qatar considering the aspects of liquidity. Topics discussed include the stability of several banks such as Qatar National Bank (QNB) considering the industry's growing asset base and low non-performing loan...
- The Structure of the Banking and Monetary System. L'vin, V. // Problems of Economic Transition;May99, Vol. 42 Issue 1, p42
Focuses on the structure of the banking system in Russia. Features of the banking system; Overview of the operation of central banks and the two masters it served; Effect of the unlimited financing of budget deficits or commercial banks; Appearance of currency-board system.