Sources For Bond Price and Trade Data
This New York Times article, "
A Few Tools For Do-It-Yourself Bond Trading
" mentions some excellent sources for bond data. Of these,
, a Web site run by the Bond Market Association is definitely worth a look. On their website, you'll find:
A good section on "bond basics"
News about bonds and bond markets
Data on recent trades and prices
Coverage of all major markets (corporate, federal government, municiple)
The Web makes bringing real world data into the classroom easy (particularly if you have a net hookup and a projector in the room).