The passage of Dodd-Frank and the COVID-19 pandemic are among the factors that have made the environment for tax-exempt debt issuers increasingly challenging and complex.
The TRB National Cooperative Highway Research Program's NCHRP Research Report 990: Guidebook for Effective Policies and Practices for Managing Surface Transportation Debt is designed to help surface transportation agencies improve the development and execution of debt management policies, procedures, and practices.
Supplemental to the report are Case Studies, a Guidebook Presentation, and a Technical Memorandum on Implementation of Research Findings and Products.
National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. 2022. Guidebook for Effective Policies and Practices for Managing Surface Transportation Debt. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. https://doi.org/10.17226/26422.
|Chapter 1 - Introduction||8-12|
|Chapter 2 - National Context for Debt Issuance||13-18|
|Chapter 3 - Phase 1: The Decision Process Planning for Debt Issuance||19-34|
|Chapter 4 - Phase 2: Individual Transaction Preparation and Development||35-56|
|Chapter 5 - Phase 3: Marketing and Placement of Individual Transactions||57-69|
|Chapter 6 - Phase 4: Post-Issuance Compliance Strategy||70-82|
|Chapter 7 - Conclusion||83-84|
|Appendix A - Additional Resources||89-92|
|Appendix B - Major Debt Types and Their Corresponding Debt-Financing Vehicles||93-102|
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