TITLE

NEWS IN BRIEF

AUTHOR(S)
Vekshin, Alison; O'Connor, Jeanine
PUB. DATE
August 2002
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;8/2/2002, Vol. 341 Issue 31441, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports economic developments in the U.S. as of August 2002. Growth of applicants for state unemployment benefits; Decline of construction spending; Nominees for the Federal Reserve Board of Governors.
ACCESSION #
7215113

 

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