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The Resource America : what went wrong?, Donald L. Barlett, James B. Steele

America : what went wrong?, Donald L. Barlett, James B. Steele

Label
America : what went wrong?
Title
America
Title remainder
what went wrong?
Statement of responsibility
Donald L. Barlett, James B. Steele
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Articles and graphics describe economic conditions since the 1980s and their effect on the nation
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
338.973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HC106.8
LC item number
.B373 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Label
America : what went wrong?, Donald L. Barlett, James B. Steele
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Dismantling the middle class: Rigging the game -- Casualties of the new economic order -- Downward mobility -- Life on the expense account -- Indifferent congress -- Wall street's greatest accomplishments -- Losing out to Mexico: What are we going to do now? -- Rush to the border -- Shifting taxes--from them to you: Magic wand -- Middle-class tax squeeze -- Legalized loan-sharking -- runaway write-offs -- Tax breaks for frauds -- Lucrative business of bankruptcy: $500.00-an-hour jobs -- Bankrupted by debt -- Paper jobs -- Foreign connection: Global economy -- Exporting jobs -- Global moneymen--beyond the law -- High cost of deregulation: Wrecking industries and lives -- Struggling to survive -- Deregulation bandwagon--and its victims -- Playing Russian roulette with health insurance: End of the American dream -- Losing health benefits in bankruptcy -- Death of a department store -- Fifty years old and out of work -- Simplicity pattern--irresistible to raiders: Raiders attack -- Trouble starts -- Tax gimmicks and givebacks -- Manufacturing plants everywhere -- Disappearing pensions: Frightening future -- Pension raiders -- Junk pensions -- Dream pensions -- Political Connection: Investing in Capitol Hill -- Caring for the privileged -- Destructive debt -- How a tax break was saved
Control code
25315684
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xvi, 235 pages
Isbn
9780836270013
Lccn
92006026
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
America : what went wrong?, Donald L. Barlett, James B. Steele
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Dismantling the middle class: Rigging the game -- Casualties of the new economic order -- Downward mobility -- Life on the expense account -- Indifferent congress -- Wall street's greatest accomplishments -- Losing out to Mexico: What are we going to do now? -- Rush to the border -- Shifting taxes--from them to you: Magic wand -- Middle-class tax squeeze -- Legalized loan-sharking -- runaway write-offs -- Tax breaks for frauds -- Lucrative business of bankruptcy: $500.00-an-hour jobs -- Bankrupted by debt -- Paper jobs -- Foreign connection: Global economy -- Exporting jobs -- Global moneymen--beyond the law -- High cost of deregulation: Wrecking industries and lives -- Struggling to survive -- Deregulation bandwagon--and its victims -- Playing Russian roulette with health insurance: End of the American dream -- Losing health benefits in bankruptcy -- Death of a department store -- Fifty years old and out of work -- Simplicity pattern--irresistible to raiders: Raiders attack -- Trouble starts -- Tax gimmicks and givebacks -- Manufacturing plants everywhere -- Disappearing pensions: Frightening future -- Pension raiders -- Junk pensions -- Dream pensions -- Political Connection: Investing in Capitol Hill -- Caring for the privileged -- Destructive debt -- How a tax break was saved
Control code
25315684
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xvi, 235 pages
Isbn
9780836270013
Lccn
92006026
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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