Transportation Bond Sales Surge, But Overall Issuance Stays Quiet

Fine, Jacob
December 2000
Bond Buyer;12/01/2000, Vol. 334 Issue 31028, p50
Trade Publication
Reports the decline in long-term municipal bond issuance despite increases in transportation bonds in the United States. Impact of high premiums and strong uninsured paper market on insured tax-exempt bonds; Effect of matching funds form state and federal government on transportation and educational programs; Influence of bond scarcity on insurance necessity.


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