Anonymous
Anonymous asked in 社會與文化語言 · 1 decade ago

請問 bail-out bill 是個怎麼樣的法案?

今天在BBC 新聞上看到美國總統布希說不通過 bail-out bill, 以後會更慘('cost Americans much more later')....

感覺這則新聞是在談跟美國現在次級房貸風暴有關的事情, 可是bail不是保釋金嗎? 跟保釋金有什麼關係呢?

請各位大大指點迷津囉....

Update:

所以, 就是一個財政方面的解套方案的意思囉..??

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  • 1 decade ago
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    感覺這則新聞是在談跟美國現在次級房貸風暴有關的事情, 可是bail不是保釋金嗎? 跟保釋金有什麼關係呢?

    bail-out bill,緊急援助法案

    To warm the American people of the dangers from the Housing Bail-Out bill passed by the U.S. House yesterday.

    2008-09-26 07:29:48 補充:

    bail out 的各種意義

    parachute from an airplane;

    [ rescue from distress (esp. financial distress); ]

    free a person from jail by pledging a sum of money;

    abandon or escape a situation (Slang)

    bill 的各種意義

    bank note, promissory note; invoice; beak; snout; headland, promontory; [proposed law ]

    2008-09-26 18:44:28 補充:

    yes, I couldn't agree more.

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  • 1 decade ago

    Bail-out : 抒困 ,指七千億美金的救援計劃

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  • Elisa
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    1 decade ago

    bail out - to relieve or assist (a person, company, etc.) in an emergency situation, esp. a financial crisis: The corporation bailed out its failing subsidiary through a series of refinancing operations.

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  • John
    Lv 6
    1 decade ago

    bail-out

    原是指公司以優先股發給股東作為股利的一種行為,

    但這裡是指優先將資金注入金融市場的意思。

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