TITLE

Slow Out of the Blocks

AUTHOR(S)
Sanchez, Humberto
PUB. DATE
April 2001
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;04/30/2001, Vol. 336 Issue 31128, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on municipal bond market participants' positive view about the Transportation Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act program as the financing program of the United States Department of Transportation. Success of encouraging public-private partnerships in transportation infrastructure and stretching federal money; Failure to enhance the credit quality of borderline projects.
ACCESSION #
4404555

 

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