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New Series (Part Five): Municipal Bond Credit Stress, Bankruptcies, and Worse—Detroit: Lessons Learned from a Distressed City

December 15, 2014

In the fifth installment of a new series including seven videos, Investortools interviewed Jim Spiotto about the increasing concerns surrounding municipal bond creditworthiness. This episode focuses on Detroit's landmark Chapter 9 bankruptcy and lessons taken away from the events that followed. The conversation included the following topics: 

  1. Detroit: Lessons Learned and to Be Learned from a Distressed City
  2. 20/20 Hindsight
  3. Economic vs. Governmental Factors

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The other installments of Jim's interview are available at the links below.

Part one of the series is available here.

Part two of the series is available here.

Part three of the series is available here.

Part four of the series is available here.

Part six of the series is available here.

Part seven of the series is available here.