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Broke, USA - From Pawnshops to Poverty, Inc.-how the Working Poor Became Big Business

Gary Rivlin

From the author of the New York Times Notable Book of the Year Drive By comes a unique and riveting exploration of one of America's largest and fastest-growing industries-the business of poverty. Broke, USA is a Fast Food Nation for the "poverty industry" that will also appeal to readers of Barbara Ehrenreich (Nickel and Dimed) and David Shipler (The Working Poor).

From the author of the New York Times Notable Book of the Year Drive By comes a unique and riveting exploration of one of America's largest and fastest-growing industries-the business of poverty. Broke, USA is a Fast Food Nation for the "poverty industry" that will also appeal to readers of Barbara Ehrenreich (Nickel and Dimed) and David Shipler (The Working Poor).
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From the author of the New York Times Notable Book of the Year Drive By comes a unique and riveting exploration of one of America's largest and fastest-growing industries-the business of poverty. Broke, USA is a Fast Food Nation for the "poverty industry" that will also appeal to readers of Barbara Ehrenreich (Nickel and Dimed) and David Shipler (The Working Poor).

Language:

English

Narrators:

Scott Sowers

Length:

12h 46m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

46:42


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

35:17


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

54:46


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

56:21


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

42:50


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

26:19


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

26:30


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

32:44


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

55:28


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

42:16


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

28:17


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

44:04


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

49:25


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

54:41


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

28:59


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

32:10


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

52:54


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

57:13