TITLE

Risky business: When politics and finance intersect

AUTHOR(S)
Harris, Elizabeth E.; Polyak, Ilana
PUB. DATE
April 1999
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;04/05/99, Vol. 328 Issue 30612, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Highlights the remarks of analysts and portfolio managers regarding political risks in the municipal market in the United States. Factors to consider when scrutinizing a credit; Political risks associated with projects; Biggest political risk associated with municipal finance.
ACCESSION #
1731144

 

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