TITLE

Wither Tobacco Bonds?

AUTHOR(S)
Fine, Jacob; Albano, Christine
PUB. DATE
March 2002
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;3/20/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31348, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports prevalence of state and local governments issuing bonds from shares of revenue from cigarette makers to address budget shortfalls in the U.S. Reference to the 1998 Master Settlement Agreement; Impact of increasing cigarette taxes on consumption levels; Issuance of tobacco asset-backed bonds by counties.
ACCESSION #
6704766

 

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