TITLE

Little Market Impact Expected From Kerry's Proposal to End Subsidies

AUTHOR(S)
Barnett, Susanna Duff
PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;4/20/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31866, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the proposal of Senator John Kerry to eliminate a federal subsidy paid to holders of a new student loans backed by outstanding tax-exempt bonds issued before October 1, 1993 in the U.S. Projections on the impact of the subsidy removal on the bond market; Use of another computation for the subsidy; Interest rate of the loans.
ACCESSION #
12907480

 

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