As Economy Slows, Maryland Lowers Revenue Projections
- Shadow of OPEB Liabilities. Hangs Over Rosy Surplus News. Ackerman, Andrew // Bond Buyer;3/30/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32350, Special section p14
The article provides an overview of the fiscal condition of Maryland. The state is expected to register an increase in general fund revenues by 4.8 percent as a result of the rising receipts from income and sales taxes. However, the state's projected surplus of about $1 billion in 2006 is...
- 2015 'FIRST FRIDAY' ECONOMIC OUTLOOK FORUM. // Maryland Banker;2015 Second Quarter, p8
Information about the 2015 Annual First Friday Economic Outlook Forum hosted by the trade group Maryland Bankers Association (MBA) at the Renaissance Harborplace Flotel in Baltimore on January 9 is presented. The topics discussed at the forum include the economic condition of the state, its...
- Tight Times Loom, But It Could Be Worse. Vekshin, Alison // Bond Buyer;2/11/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31322, p12A
Focuses on the economic condition of Maryland in the fiscal year 2002. Reduction made in the general fund revenue projections by the Maryland Board of Revenue; Budget figures as proposed by governor for fiscal 2003; General obligation debt in 2002.
- Gov. Glendening Says Maryland Faces Short-Term Challenges . Vekshin, Alison // Bond Buyer;1/17/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31306, p28
Reports on the economic challenges faced by Maryland as of January 17, 2002. Reasons cited for the short-term difficulties faced by the state; Plans to beef up the state's security; Improvement in areas of social welfare.
- Maryland tells raters about $60 million surplus. Gallo, Pete // Bond Buyer;09/04/97, Vol. 321 Issue 30223, p2
Focuses on Maryland Comptroller Louis Goldstein's announcement that the state ran a $60 million surplus in fiscal 1997 during a meeting with the three major bond rating agencies on September 2, 1997. Significance for the state's fiscal strength.
- Minnesota Revises Revenue Projections Downward. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;2/28/2003, Vol. 343 Issue 31583, p50
Reports on the revised revenue projections for 2004 and 2005 in Minnesota. Impact of the revised revenue estimates on budget deficit; Plans to address the state's deficit; Reasons cited for projected decrease in revenue.
- Economist: Recession To Last Until Mid-2002. Barnett, Chip // Bond Buyer;12/5/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31278, p2
Reports on the forecasts of economists about recession in the U.S. economy. Decline in interest rates; Impact of monetary policy on the economy.
- UCLA Economist: California Downturn Will End in Mid-2002. Finestone, Deborah // Bond Buyer;12/5/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31278, p44
Reports on the expected economic recovery in California's economy by mid-2002 as predicted by economists at University of California in Los Angeles, California. Amount owed by California Department of Water Resources to the state; Estimated budget deficit for the fiscal year ending June 2002;...
- National Activity Index Decreases to Positive 0.21. Siegel, Gary E. // Bond Buyer;6/29/2010, Vol. 372 Issue 33341, p2
The article offers information on the report from the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago that the National Activity Index for May 2010 decreases to positive 0.21 from a revised 0.25 reading in April.