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Brancaccio, David

Works: 257 works in 366 publications in 1 language and 2,974 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  Educational films  Internet videos  Nonfiction television programs  Television news programs  Interviews  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  History  Television programs 
Roles: Author, Host, Film editor, Interviewer, Author of screenplay, Commentator
Classifications: HC110.C6, 332.024
Publication Timeline
Publications about David Brancaccio
Publications by David Brancaccio
Most widely held works by David Brancaccio
Squandering aimlessly : my adventures in the American marketplace by David Brancaccio( Book )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 547 libraries worldwide
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
Fixing the future ( visu )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 130 libraries worldwide
Host David Brancaccio visits communities across America using innovative approaches to create jobs and build prosperity
Saving American journalism ( visu )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
This program from NOW on PBS asks the question: "Is good journalism going extinct?" David Brancaccio interviews professor Robert McChesney and journalist John Nichols, authors of "The Life and Death of American Journalism: The Media Revolution that Will Begin the World Again." They discuss the fractured audiences, tight budgets, and massive lay offs of reporters that have downsized the fourth estate and harms the public good. The pair has a bold proposal to save noncommercial journalism with government subsidies. Should public journalism get the next government bailout?
Squandering aimlessly [my adventures in the American marketplace] by David Brancaccio( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 79 libraries worldwide
The host of public radio's business program Marketplace talks about his experiences during a year-long jaunt around the country to investigate what people do with their money. Brancaccio reveals American attitudes toward money and provides entertaining advice about how best to spend, invest, and save
NOW Who killed the electric car? by Lynda Benglis( visu )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
A new documentary by filmmaker Chris Paine charts the promising life and untimely death of the electric car, and lays blame at the door of some powerful suspects. NOW sits down with Paine to look under the hood of America's automotive and oil industries and uncover who really pulled the plug on electric cars, and why
Katrina, the response ( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
"In the wake of Katrina, many around the nation are asking: what's next for New Orleans and the Gulf Coast? In KATRINA : THE RESPONSE, a special one-hour town hall meeting from Baton Rouge, NOW gathers a group of evacuees, rescuers, and government officials for a candid, emotional discussion of the storm, the aftermath, and the way forward"--Container
NOW hosted by David Brancaccio ( visu )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
This week, NOW travels deep into the oceans with scientists from the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) with help from other researchers for a first hand look at this stunning sea change, and what we can do about it
NOW hosted by David Brancaccio ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
With Washington stuck in place on illegal immigration policy, local governments are taking the matter into their own hands, shifting the cultural and political battleground from Pennsylvania Avenue to Main Street, USA. The episode examines how two New Jersey towns deal with the illegal immigrant issue
Immigration Who Has Access to the American Dream? by Marion Segal( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
Be our guest (05/26/06): NOW goes inside the immigration debate, investigating the guest worker program. Is it a solution, or part of the problem? NOW Interview: Lila Azam Zanganeh, the editor of a collection of essays by Iranian writers, shares with David Brancaccio what Americans need to understand about Iran
Perspectives ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
This anthology features discussions and thoughtful analysis on a diversity of subjects. Includes discussions with author George Farah, novelist Arundhati Roy, author Richard Rodriguez, anthropologist Clea Koff, and humanities scholar Paul Woodruff
Now ( visu )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
Now on PBS talks with environmental activist Van Jones, founder of "Green For All," a group dedicated to bringing green jobs to disadvantaged Americans. In March, Jones was appointed Special Advisor on Green Jobs at the President's Council for Environmental Quality. Now that he has the President's ear, will Jones be creating a new career frontier for America?
NOW hosted by David Brancaccio ( visu )
11 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Explores the shocking, unreported phenomenon of teenagers being assaulted by sexual predators in the workplace, whose numbers far outweigh those of internet encounters
NOW hosted by David Brancaccio ( visu )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
"David Sirota: David Brancaccio talks with David Sirota, author of the new book 'Hostile Takeover: How Big Money and Corruption Conquered Our Government--And How We Take It Back.'"--Container
NOW hosted by David Brancaccio ( visu )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
The first segment Investigates the living and working conditions of guest workers in Montana and the larger issue of immigration in the United States. In the second segment, Brancaccio talks to Lila Azam Zanganeh about the political and cultural aspects of Iran
NOW hosted by David Brancaccio ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
The television series NOW follows the story of a single mother in Baltimore trying to dig herself out of more than $70,000 student loan debt, using her story to examine how the rising cost of higher education and changes in terms and rates can leave graduates mired in debt and how rising defaults impact the national economy
NOW with Bill Moyers ( visu )
13 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
In "Veil of Secrecy," a NOW with Bill Moyers investigation with U.S. News & World Report, David Brancaccio examines the government's actions to cut access to information about issues from toxic pollutants to airline and auto safety -- leaving them hidden from public scrutiny. In an era in which homeland security is imperative, government transparency has been diminished. Since 9/11, the report shows the federal government has blocked access to information that may protect the public's health and safety
NOW hosted by David Brancaccio ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
The global middle class is expected to swell by more than one billion people over the next decade, with the biggest increases in China and India. NOW reports from Pune, India to see if America's middle class--and the rest of the world--can afford this unprecedented shift in the global economy
NOW with Bill Moyers ( visu )
8 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Best-selling author Irshad Manji is a Muslim lesbian whom MS. magazine named a "Feminist for the 21st Century." Manji discusses the most fundamentalist aspects of Islam, her personal journey with Islam and the death threats that she is getting from people within her own faith for being so outspoken. California energy giant Unocal is one of the last American companies doing business in Burma, a country condemned by the U.S. government for a record of heinous human rights abuses. Katie Redford, an American lawyer and a founder of the human rights group EarthRights International, is using an obscure law passed in 1789 to bring suit against Unocal to make it liable for human atrocities committed in the name of corporate profits. Bill Moyers speaks with the Center for Public Integrity's Charles Lewis, who examines the role of big money in pre-selecting presidential candidates before a single primary vote is cast
Dinner with the president by Sabiha Sumar( visu )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Filmmaker Sabiha Sumar talks about her film "Dinner with the president," Americas's cultural and political relationship with Pakistan, and about Musharraf's desire to democratize his nation while functioning as its dictator. Excerpts from the film featuring interviews with a wide range of Pakistanis are included
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David Brancaccio American radio and television journalist
English (78)
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