The federal government may be unable to meet all of its spending obligations as soon as mid-February, with potentially disastrous consequences for markets and the economy, unless the debt ceiling is raised, the Bipartisan Policy Center concludes in an analysis released Monday.
Budget & Finance
BPC: U.S. Likely to Reach Debt Limit Sooner Than Thought
JAN 7, 2013 6:48pm ET
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A recent phenomenon is the emergence of bonds with shorter call protection as funding alternatives for municipalities. However, the shorter call protection also dampens the potential upside for investors, which in turn reduces the price they are willing to pay.
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