TITLE

Guarded Optimism for Higher Ed, Moody's Says

AUTHOR(S)
Piazza, Johanna
PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;4/20/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31866, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the assessment of Moody's Investors Service company on the financial performance of the higher education and nonprofit sector in North America. Comparison on the number of institutions with downgraded and upgraded ratings; Volatility of the overall credit quality; Levels of unrestricted fundraising.
ACCESSION #
12907484

 

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