Panelists: Budget Crisis Calls for Decisive Action by States

Braun, Martin Z.
December 2002
Bond Buyer;12/10/2002, Vol. 342 Issue 31529, p5
Trade Publication
Reports that according to The Bond Buyer's Second National Public Finance Conference, state and local officials in the U.S. will have to raise taxes and prepare for credit downgrades in view of the increasing budget deficits. Predictions regarding fiscal conditions in the year 2003; Effect of revenue growth on government spending and taxes; Expected annual real growth of the U.S. economy from the year 2003 to 2013.


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