Muni Market Disclosure Is Actually Showing Improvement

Costas, Rafael
October 2000
Bond Buyer;10/23/2000, Vol. 334 Issue 31001, p38
Trade Publication
Focuses on the improvement in municipal bond market disclosure in the United States. Disclosure practices and efforts; Reluctance of health care issuers; Improvements needed at the Nationally Recognized Municipal Securities Information Repository system.


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