Betting on Charter Schools

Kinnander, Ola
March 2001
Bond Buyer;03/19/2001, Vol. 335 Issue 31099, p1
Trade Publication
Reports that charter schools have the potential to trigger a surge in municipal bond issuance in the United States, especially if Congress approves a proposal by President George W. Bush to provide more financing to the sector. Estimated number of tax-exempt bonds that have been issued for charter school; Bush's call for federal loan guarantees and bond insurance to fund school start-up costs and facilities.


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