Moody’s Investors Service said early this week it would not put any municipal ratings in Louisiana on negative watch list following Hurricane Gustav.

The state’s large population centers were not as badly affected by the Labor Day storm as they were by hurricanes Rita and Katrina in 2005, Moody’s said, and are not likely to experience the same type of long-term economic interruptions.

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