Season 5 Episode 18

Payment Due

Aired Friday 9:00 PM May 05, 2006 on PBS
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Payment Due
Payment Due focuses on the Bankruptcy Bill that stirred up controversy for mainly targeting the poorer section of American society when they cannot pay their debts due to tough circumstances. The host David Brancaccio interviews renowned economist-cum-author Richard Parker about the "new class" that economic architect John Galbraith predicted in the 1960s; how it has remained only an ideal while the gap between the rich and poor keeps increasing.moreless

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