Standard & Poor's Downgrade of U.S. Government Long-Term Debt

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This report discusses the lowering of the U.S. government debt credit rating by Standard & Poor's (S&P) on August 5, 2011. It discusses the reasons behind the lowered credit rating and implications for the U.S. economy, other debt markets, and banking regulations.

Creator(s): Jickling, Mark
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: August 9, 2011
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Jickling, Mark

Specialist in Financial Economics

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: August 9, 2011
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United States
Description:

This report discusses the lowering of the U.S. government debt credit rating by Standard & Poor's (S&P) on August 5, 2011. It discusses the reasons behind the lowered credit rating and implications for the U.S. economy, other debt markets, and banking regulations.

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10 pages.

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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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