MuniLand Snaps: January 6, 2012
America is a big country and data for the economy is not always perfect. Here are two data sets for new employment. From Conor Sen.
IMF: The sustainability of pension schemes
NY Fed: School district finances and the Great Recession
The American Interest: The Continuing Tragicomedy of the USPS
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft: The potential impact of the Volcker Rule on municipal bonds
MuniNetGuide: An argument for why municipal bonds should remain tax-exempt
Bloomberg: California governor attacks “wall of debt”
Bloomberg: Ohio mayor buys quake insurance as he seeks answers on fracking
MSRB EMMA: Investors buying and selling insolvent Harrisburg bonds must think that they won’t be haircut
GovTech: County agency using Skype to process plumbing permits
@GreeneBarrett Barrett and Greene Today NYC voted to join L.A., Oakland, others by passing council resolution invalidating concept of corporate personhood.