S&P Sees Greater Uncertainty for Muni Credit Quality in 2001

Carpenter-Kasprzak, Sheri
January 2001
Bond Buyer;01/18/2001, Vol. 335 Issue 31059, p31
Trade Publication
Predicts trends in the public finance market in the United States for the year 2001, according to a report by Standard & Poor's. Greater uncertainty for municipal credit quality; Factors affecting the public finance sector; Credit quality in the hospital sector.


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