TITLE

State and Local Government Credits on the Rebound, According to Fitch

AUTHOR(S)
Vadum, Matthew
PUB. DATE
July 2004
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;7/7/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31920, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the outlook for state and local government credits in the United States for 2004. Ratio in terms of the par value of debt outstanding; Improvement in employment due to growing state tax revenues; Stability in property tax revenues.
ACCESSION #
13746183

 

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