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Winners and losers

Author: Robert B ReichLinda GarmonPeter FrumkinJudy KatzMichael WolffAll authors
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, ©1992.
Series: Made in America, pt. 3.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The global economy has produced big winners in the clothing industry; there are losers too. The United States once counted on manufacturing most of the clothes Americans wore, but half of that business is now in the hands of low-wage third world countries. Consequently, many American manufacturers struggle, while many Americans have lost their jobs.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Robert B Reich; Linda Garmon; Peter Frumkin; Judy Katz; Michael Wolff; WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.). Science Unit.; Films for the Humanities (Firm)
OCLC Number: 27906724
Language Note: Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Statistical and thematic material adapted from the book, Where We Stand, written by Michael Wolff with Peter Rutten and Albert Bayers III.
"FFH 3359"--Cassette label.
Credits: Photography, Larry Engel, Maryse Alberti, Harry Dawson, Stephen Lighthill ; music, Sheldon Mirowitz.
Cast: Narrator: Robert B. Reich.
Description: 1 videocassette (58 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: Made in America, pt. 3.
Responsibility: Hour one written, produced and directed by Linda Garmon ; hour two written, produced and directed by Peter Frumkin and Judy Katz ; production of the WGBH Science Unit.

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The global economy has produced big winners in the clothing industry; there are losers too. The United States once counted on manufacturing most of the clothes Americans wore, but half of that business is now in the hands of low-wage third world countries. Consequently, many American manufacturers struggle, while many Americans have lost their jobs.

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