The Resource Bill Moyers Journal : The Business of Poverty / Facing Up to the Economy, Public Affairs Television (Firm), (evideo)

Bill Moyers Journal : The Business of Poverty / Facing Up to the Economy, Public Affairs Television (Firm), (evideo)

Label
Bill Moyers Journal : The Business of Poverty / Facing Up to the Economy
Title
Bill Moyers Journal
Title remainder
The Business of Poverty / Facing Up to the Economy
Statement of responsibility
Public Affairs Television (Firm)
Title variation
  • Business of Poverty
  • Facing Up to the Economy
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
As more and more companies view low-income Americans as opportunities for profit, the "poverty business" is taking off. In this program, Bill Moyers Journal and Expose: America's Investigative Reports follow a team of BusinessWeek reporters as they track corporate practices that some say are exploiting the working poor. Bill Moyers then talks with economist Dean Baker, co-director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research, and New York Times journalist Bob Herbert about the severe economic challenges facing the government and the populace. A Moyers essay on the Iraqi government's
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Date time place
Broadcast August 8, 2008
Intended audience
11 & up
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Films on Demand
  • Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
  • Films Media Group
  • Public Affairs Television (Firm)
Runtime
57
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Moyers, Bill D
  • Business ethics
  • Economics
  • Macroeconomics
  • Political planning
  • Power (Social sciences)
  • Public policy (Law)
  • Public welfare
  • Social classes
  • Social policy
  • Social service
  • Wealth
  • Welfare recipients
Technique
live action
Label
Bill Moyers Journal : The Business of Poverty / Facing Up to the Economy, Public Affairs Television (Firm), (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=39781
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on Aug. 03, 2010
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Iraqi Government Surplus (2:42) -- The Poverty Business (1:19) -- Poverty Inc. (3:12) -- No Credit, No Problem (3:06) -- Automated Risk Evaluator (4:40) -- Opportunity Pricing and Repossession (2:45) -- Making Money Off People in Need (1:16) -- Patient Beware (2:27) -- Converting Medical Debt into Consumer Debt (6:55) -- Opposition to Credit Card Holders' Bill of Rights Act (2:55) -- Looking the Other Way (1:35) -- Media Bias on Economy (3:44) -- Deepening Divide Between Rich and Poor (1:54) -- Corporate Hand in People's Politics (2:48) -- Redistribution of Wealth (2:35) -- Is Cheaper Oil an Option? (2:46) -- Thoughts on Obama (2:40) -- What Does America Need? (1:38)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (57 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Publisher number
39781
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100039781
  • 100039781
  • (OCoLC)709676084
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other
Label
Bill Moyers Journal : The Business of Poverty / Facing Up to the Economy, Public Affairs Television (Firm), (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=39781
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on Aug. 03, 2010
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Iraqi Government Surplus (2:42) -- The Poverty Business (1:19) -- Poverty Inc. (3:12) -- No Credit, No Problem (3:06) -- Automated Risk Evaluator (4:40) -- Opportunity Pricing and Repossession (2:45) -- Making Money Off People in Need (1:16) -- Patient Beware (2:27) -- Converting Medical Debt into Consumer Debt (6:55) -- Opposition to Credit Card Holders' Bill of Rights Act (2:55) -- Looking the Other Way (1:35) -- Media Bias on Economy (3:44) -- Deepening Divide Between Rich and Poor (1:54) -- Corporate Hand in People's Politics (2:48) -- Redistribution of Wealth (2:35) -- Is Cheaper Oil an Option? (2:46) -- Thoughts on Obama (2:40) -- What Does America Need? (1:38)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (57 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Publisher number
39781
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100039781
  • 100039781
  • (OCoLC)709676084
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other

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