Most widely held works by Carolyn Maloney
Rumors of our progress have been greatly exaggerated : why women's lives aren't getting any easier--and how we can make real progress for ourselves and our daughters by Carolyn Maloney ( Book )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 336 libraries worldwide
Identifies areas where progress for women is being compromised by proponents of conservatism and makes recommendations on how women can take steps to supporting true family values in their homes, workplaces, and communities.
Rip off banks exploiting consumers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Examines how the banking industry harvests billions of dollars from consumers in the form of overdraft and other fees. Ralph Nader discusses the predatory lending practices of the major national banks and how individuals can fight against the unfair fees. Also interviews Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney who wrote and sponsored the Overdraft Protection Fair Practices Act, Gail Hillebrand of the Consumers Union, a loan shark whose rates are better than the banks' fees, and various consumer advocates. Also examines the larger issue of corporate dominance of our culture by speaking with author and filmmaker Joel Bakan ("The Corporation").
Understanding the economy long-term unemployment in the African American community ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
This report provides an in-depth look at unemployment, including long-term unemployment, among African American or black workers. The report shows that while African American workers have historically faced rates of unemployment and long-term unemployment higher than the overall rate, the unemployment problems in the African American community were exacerbated during the Great Recession. Additionally, a larger percentage of African Americans are currently "marginally attached" or have ropped out of the work force, relative to the population as a whole.
War at any price? : the total economic costs of the war beyond the federal budget by United States ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Credit card reform : protecting consumers from unfair and deceptive practices - should the House pass H.R. 627, the Credit Cardholders' Bill of Rights Act ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
The common law of employment by J. J Macken ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
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