Moody's High on Baltimore-Washington Corridor and Its Localities

Vadum, Matthew
February 2002
Bond Buyer;2/15/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31326, p38
Trade Publication
Reports on the impact of the decrease in national economy on the creditworthiness of the six U.S. localities in Maryland's Baltimore-Washington corridor. Reason for the economic condition of Maryland; Effect of the economic decrease on the living expenses for citizens of the region; Increase in the defense spending; Performance rating of county by the Moody's Investors Services.


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