Recession a Thing of the Past for Most States, Report Says

Vadum, Matthew
November 2004
Bond Buyer;11/24/2004, Vol. 350 Issue 32017, p5
Trade Publication
Reports on performance of the fiscal aftereffects of the 2001 recession in the U.S. Assessment of the revenue growth; Recession effects on the fiscal budget; Enactment of significant tax cuts.


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