NEWS IN BRIEF
- Stuck in the Doldrums, Munis Mostly Flat. Scarchilli, Michael // Bond Buyer;8/2/2010, Vol. 373 Issue 33359, p2
The article offers updates related to public finance in the U.S. which include the results of a Thomson Reuters poll on the expected 2.5% increase of real gross domestic product (GDP) in the second quarter of 2010 and Municipal Market Data (MMD)'s trends of the municipal market as of July 30, 2010.
- IN BRIEF. Temple-West, Patrick; Schroeder, Peter; Siegel, Gary E. // Bond Buyer;8/2/2010, Vol. 373 Issue 33359, p2
The article offers news briefs related to public finance in the U.S. including the 2.4% increase of the annul rate expansion of gross domestic products (GDP) during the 2nd quarter of 2010, decline of the consumer sentiment index from 76.0 to 67.8 in July 2010, and 0.5% growth of employment cost...
- GROSS DOMESTIC PRODUCT IN THE NEXT 10 YEARS. Ratajczak, Donald // Journal of Financial Service Professionals;Nov2002, Vol. 56 Issue 6, p16
Explores the status of the U.S. economy. Impetus to the annual growth in gross domestic product; Questions on the spending of the federal government; Implications of the economic condition for financial planners.
- NEWS IN BRIEF. Newman, Emily; Sanchez, Humberto; Siegel, Gary E. // Bond Buyer;1/31/2003, Vol. 343 Issue 31564, p2
Presents news briefs related to U.S. bond market as of January 31, 2003. Comparison of increase in gross domestic product in year 2003 with year 2002; Increase in applications for state unemployment benefits according to data provided by the U.S. Labor Department; Increase in the employee...
- Municipal Tone Finishes Firm; Yields Decline Two Basis Points. Chesla, Nicholas // Bond Buyer;11/1/2002, Vol. 342 Issue 31504, p2
Reports on the financial performance of the U.S. public finance market in October, 2002. Decline in municipal bond yields; Rise in the third quarter gross domestic product; Weak Chicago Purchasing Mangers' index; Maturities insured by Financial Security Assurance.
- Federal number crunchers need to slow down, calculate correctly. Singletary, Mark // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);8/5/2002, Vol. 22 Issue 59, p3
Focuses on errors regarding the reporting of financial numbers by U.S. government's statisticians and economists as of August 2002. Increase in the second-quarter gross domestic product (GDP) reported on July 31, 2002; Growth in GDP reported at the end of April 2002 by the U.S. Commerce...
- Where Did The $658 Billion Go? Evans, Michael K. // Industry Week/IW;Nov2004, Vol. 253 Issue 11, p72
Focuses on the U.S. federal budget deficit of gross domestic product for the fiscal year 2004. Information on Social Security tax receipts; Increase in interest payments and inflation rates in the country; Discussion on Medicare and Medicaid costs in the country.
- U.S. International Transactions. // Survey of Current Business;Oct2015, Vol. 95 Issue 10, p1
The article focuses on the international transactions of the U.S. in the second quarter of 2015. Topics discussed include the current-account deficit of the country measures the transaction between the U.S. and other countries in goods, services, and primary and secondary income, the statistical...
- Our Unsustainable Debt. Rugy, Veronique de // Reason;Jun2010, Vol. 42 Issue 2, p16
The article discusses the unsustainable financial situation of the U.S. as its budget deficit reached 1.4 trillion dollars in 2008. It mentions that the country's public debt reached 7.5 trillion dollars in 2009 which is 53 percent of gross domestic product (GDP) and the debt is expected to...