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- Maryland. // Bond Buyer;02/14/2000, Vol. 331 Issue 30828, p42S
Focuses on the economic conditions of Maryland. Role of state authorities in public finance; Debt status of the state; Investments made to make a return; Priorities in private activities; State and local revenues; Comparison of employment growth between 1993 and 1998; Income derived from...
- Forecast Gives Minnesota $181 M More in '06-'07. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;3/1/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32329, p4
The article reports that Minnesota is expecting an additional surplus in the current two-year fiscal 2006-07 budget, according to the state's annual February 2006 economic forecast. The figure represents a revised estimate from just three months ago when the annual November 2005 forecast was...
- As Economy Slows, Maryland Lowers Revenue Projections. Floyd, Daniel F. // Bond Buyer;03/16/2001, Vol. 335 Issue 31098, p3
Reports on Maryland's cut of its revenue projection for fiscal 2002. Projections for 2001; Effects of the downturn in the national economy; Cuts in the 2002 budget.
- Maryland's FY 2005 Surplus to Exceed $1B. Ackerman, Andrew // Bond Buyer;7/21/2005, Vol. 353 Issue 32179, p2
Reports on the estimate of Maryland Governor Robert Ehrlich for the state's fiscal 2005 surplus to exceed from its projection. Contribution of a strong economy and rising tax revenue on the increase in surplus; Usefulness of the surplus in providing efficient delivery of critical services;...
- New Maryland Governor Pushes Chesapeake Remediation. Newman, Emily // Bond Buyer;1/30/2003, Vol. 343 Issue 31563, p29
Reports on the governor of Maryland Robert L. Ehrlich Jr.'s speech on the various issues related to public finance faced by the state. Areas of concern for the state; Appreciation of the state's economy and education system; Estimated budget deficit for the fiscal year 2003.
- RETURNING TO GRIM FISCAL FORECASTS. Barnes, James A. // National Journal;9/1/2001, Vol. 33 Issue 35, p2692
Deals with the revision on the projected economic downturn and tax cut surplus in the United States for fiscal year 2001. Decrease in budget surplus in the country; Debate between the Republicans and Democrats over federal surpluses; Controversies and issues associated with the revised economic...
- Bumper Current Account Surplus To Remain. // Middle East Monitor: The Gulf;Jan2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p11
The article forecasts the economic condition in Qatar from 2010-2015, giving emphasis on its current account surplus. It is speculated that due to the ongoing expansion in energy production and export capacity, the country's current account surplus will remain above 20.0 percent of gross...
- Fiscal Holes Widening. // Latin America Monitor: Brazil Monitor;Feb2011, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p5
The article reports that general fiscal accounts in Brazil have been weakening, with falling nominal deficit and primary surplus.
- Robust Export Growth To Buoy Current Account. // Emerging Europe Monitor: Russia & CIS;Jul2008, Vol. 12 Issue 7, preceding p2
The article presents the forecast concerning the impact of export growth on the current account of Russia. It cites that the export subcomponent was the primary factor lifting the overall current account, expanding by a higher-than-expected 61.6% year-on-year (y-o-y) in first quarter of 2008....