The Resource Shortchanged : life and debt in the fringe economy, Howard Karger, (ebook)

Shortchanged : life and debt in the fringe economy, Howard Karger, (ebook)

Label
Shortchanged : life and debt in the fringe economy
Title
Shortchanged
Title remainder
life and debt in the fringe economy
Statement of responsibility
Howard Karger
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Karger, Howard Jacob
Dewey number
332.3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HC110.P6
LC item number
K27 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • NC Live eBook Central
  • ProQuest (Firm)
Series statement
A BK currents book
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Poor
  • Working class
  • Informal sector (Economics)
  • Financial services industry
  • Debt
Label
Shortchanged : life and debt in the fringe economy, Howard Karger, (ebook)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/cmlibrary-ebooks/detail.action?docID=771703
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 218-236) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
pt. I. Overview of the fringe economy -- 1. America's changing fringe economy -- 2. Why the fringe economy is growing -- 3. Debt and the functionally poor middle class -- pt. II. The fringe sectors -- 4. The credit card industry -- 5. Storefront loans : pawnshops, payday loans, and tax refund lenders -- 6. Alternative services : check-cashers, the rent-to-own industry, and telecommunications -- 7. Fringe housing -- 8. Real estate speculation and foreclosure -- 9. The fringe auto industry -- 10. The getting-out-of-debt industry -- pt. III. Looking forward -- 11. What can be done to control the fringe economy? -- Glossary
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xx, 252 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBC771703
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC771703
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL771703
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10499950
  • (CaONFJC)MIL326872
  • (OCoLC)297961692
Label
Shortchanged : life and debt in the fringe economy, Howard Karger, (ebook)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/cmlibrary-ebooks/detail.action?docID=771703
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 218-236) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
pt. I. Overview of the fringe economy -- 1. America's changing fringe economy -- 2. Why the fringe economy is growing -- 3. Debt and the functionally poor middle class -- pt. II. The fringe sectors -- 4. The credit card industry -- 5. Storefront loans : pawnshops, payday loans, and tax refund lenders -- 6. Alternative services : check-cashers, the rent-to-own industry, and telecommunications -- 7. Fringe housing -- 8. Real estate speculation and foreclosure -- 9. The fringe auto industry -- 10. The getting-out-of-debt industry -- pt. III. Looking forward -- 11. What can be done to control the fringe economy? -- Glossary
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xx, 252 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBC771703
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC771703
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL771703
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10499950
  • (CaONFJC)MIL326872
  • (OCoLC)297961692

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