Municipal Finance Journal

Volume 26, Number 1 (Spring
Spring 2005
Editor: W. Bartley Hildreth

Publication Policies and Information for Authors
Editor’s Note


State Rules about the Use of Net Interest Costs and True Interest Cost for Calculating Municipal Bond Interest Rates
Bill Simonsen and Mark D. Robbins


Are Investors Listening When Politicians Speak?
Assessing the Securities Fraud Liability of Political Officials Who Manage Large Civic Works Projects
Jeffrey S. Huang


Financing Religious Educational Institutions with Tax-Exempt Public Bond Proceeds:
Implications of Zelman v. Simmons-Harris
Jason M. Hall


To Live or Let Die:
Expiring Tax Provisions
Olivia Shay-Byrne