This edition: Surviving the RecessionTweet
Original tape date: June 11, 2013.
First aired: June 11, 2013.
This special CUNY presentation looks at how New Yorkers have survived the recession. Mike Gilliam anchors the show and goes one on one with economist Jeff Madrick, who gives us the facts and figures behind our economic downturn.
Later on in the show, Carol Anne Riddell gets up close and personal with her profile on the middle class crunch, while Andrew Falzon talks to small business owners and learns how the recession has impacted them.
Donna Hanover investigates what its like to be unemployed in this day and age and the show ends with an interview with Larry Hagberg who tells us what’s its like to work as a blacksmith.
For more Information:
TriState BioDiesel - www.tristatebiodiesel.com
BOCNet - www.bocnet.org
BOCNet- MicroLoans - www.bocnet.org/boc/micro_loan_program.asp
Pew Research Center - www.pewsocialtrends.org/2012/08/22/the-lost-decade-of-the-middle-class/
The New School for Social Research:
Malcolm B. Smith Professor of Economics, The New School for Social Research - www.economicpolicyresearch.org
Steve Garcia - https://www.facebook.com/RedsCharGrilledHotDogs
Carl Van Horn, Ph.D. - Professor of Public Policy and Director, John J. Heldrich Center for Workforce Development at Rutgers University - policy.rutgers.edu/faculty/vanhorn/
Anita Attridge - Senior Vice President of Executive Coaching - The 5 O’Clock Club - fiveoclockclub.com
Larry Hagberg - nyblacksmith.com/index.php?p=1_4_About
ANITA Attridge Senior Vice President of Executive Coaching, Five O'Clock Club
Brent Baker CEO/Founder, TriState BioDiesel
Gina Burnett Mother, Job Seeker
Nancy Carin Executive Director, BOCNet
Andrea Gaines Job Seeker
Steve Garcia Owner, Red's Char Grilled Hot Dogs
Larry Hagberg Blacksmith
Emelia Lartey Student, Job Seeker
Titania Martinez Teacher
Emil Morban Bronx Resident
Jaime Morban Bronx Resident
Edward Nell New School for Social Research
Cathe Neukum Member, The Five O'Clock Club
Matthew Stern Member, Five O'Clock Club
Ward Sutton Manhattan Resident
Blair Underwood Actor
Dr. Carl Van Horn Professor of Public Policy, Rutgers