skip to content
Squandering aimlessly : my adventures in the American marketplace Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Squandering aimlessly : my adventures in the American marketplace

Author: David Brancaccio
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
The author, host and senior editor of Marketplace, public radio's business program, tells of his travels across America, seeking advice and opinions on acquiring and spending money.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Brancaccio, David.
Squandering aimlessly.
New York : Simon & Schuster, ©2000
(OCoLC)654250506
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David Brancaccio
ISBN: 0684864983 9780684864983
OCLC Number: 42719593
Description: 283 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: The naked truth about money --
Going back to shopclass : Spending at the Mall of America, Bloomington, Minnesota --
Invest like your very liberal mother is watching : Being socially responsible, Jackson Hole, Wyoming --
Be your own boss : Entrepreneurship in Pasadena and Universal City, California --
Learn to play the game : Taking risks in Las Vegas, Nevada --
Give it away : Charity in Hawthorne, Nevada --
Invest like a grown-up : Buying a fat hen on Wall Street --
Getting real : Dying for a mortgage in Levittown, Long Island --
Quit your day job : On sabbatical in Levelland, Texas --
Seek a grey area : Putting it toward retirement in Tucson, Arizona --
Go conservative : Saving in Seattle.
Responsibility: David Brancaccio.
More information:

Abstract:

The host of public radio's enormously popular, award-winning show "Marketplace" brings his clever, inventive approach to all matters--financial and otherwise--in an irreverent, humor-filled,  Read more...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/42719593> # Squandering aimlessly : my adventures in the American marketplace
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "42719593" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/332.024/e21/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/876455> ; # Consumption (Economics)
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008100016> ; # Consumption (Economics)--United States
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008100113> ; # Consumer behavior--United States
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/876238> ; # Consumer behavior
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/924449> ; # Finance, Personal
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008103760> ; # Finance, Personal--United States
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "2000" ;
    schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/27932819#Person/brancaccio_david> ; # David Brancaccio
    schema:datePublished "2000" ;
    schema:description "The naked truth about money -- Going back to shopclass : Spending at the Mall of America, Bloomington, Minnesota -- Invest like your very liberal mother is watching : Being socially responsible, Jackson Hole, Wyoming -- Be your own boss : Entrepreneurship in Pasadena and Universal City, California -- Learn to play the game : Taking risks in Las Vegas, Nevada -- Give it away : Charity in Hawthorne, Nevada -- Invest like a grown-up : Buying a fat hen on Wall Street -- Getting real : Dying for a mortgage in Levittown, Long Island -- Quit your day job : On sabbatical in Levelland, Texas -- Seek a grey area : Putting it toward retirement in Tucson, Arizona -- Go conservative : Saving in Seattle."@en ;
    schema:description "The author, host and senior editor of Marketplace, public radio's business program, tells of his travels across America, seeking advice and opinions on acquiring and spending money."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/27932819> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/654250506> ;
    schema:name "Squandering aimlessly : my adventures in the American marketplace"@en ;
    schema:productID "42719593" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/42719593#PublicationEvent/new_york_simon_&_schuster_2000> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/27932819#Agent/simon_&_schuster> ; # Simon & Schuster
    schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0705/99055141-t.html> ;
    schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0705/99055141-s.html> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780684864983> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/42719593> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/27932819#Agent/simon_&_schuster> # Simon & Schuster
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Simon & Schuster" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/27932819#Person/brancaccio_david> # David Brancaccio
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Brancaccio" ;
    schema:givenName "David" ;
    schema:name "David Brancaccio" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008100016> # Consumption (Economics)--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Consumption (Economics)--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008100113> # Consumer behavior--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Consumer behavior--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008103760> # Finance, Personal--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Finance, Personal--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/876238> # Consumer behavior
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Consumer behavior"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/876455> # Consumption (Economics)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Consumption (Economics)"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/924449> # Finance, Personal
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Finance, Personal"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780684864983>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0684864983" ;
    schema:isbn "9780684864983" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/654250506>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Squandering aimlessly." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/42719593> ; # Squandering aimlessly : my adventures in the American marketplace
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.