MuniLand Snaps: February 9, 2012
Municipal Market Advisor’s Matt Fabian explains the basic equation of muniland: State and local governments are issuing fewer bonds for new projects, which constrains supply. Demand is extremely strong, and the combination is keeping municipal bond yields at historical lows.
Tax Policy Institute: What tax reform would mean for the states
USA Today: Momentum growing for sales taxes on online purchases
Economics Intelligence: Are credit ratings massively overrated?
Van Eck Global’s MuniNation: Perspectives on municipal bonds
Bloomberg: Pennsylvania lawmakers pass fracking bill allowing county fees
Unfair Park: Are conduit bonds being used as a land grab on public education?