TITLE

Issuers told to focus on implementation of fair value accounting standard

AUTHOR(S)
Reynolds, Katherine M.
PUB. DATE
February 1998
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;02/11/98, Vol. 323 Issue 30329, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the advice by Barry Atwood, director of finance for the South Florida Water Management District, saying that municipal officials should make some key policy decisions when implementing a fair value accounting standard for their jurisdictions' investments. Features of the fair value principle by the Governmental Accounting Standard Board; Impact of the standard on municipal budgets.
ACCESSION #
230956

 

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