Patchwork Nation: Economic jitters, Emptying Nests and Service Worker Centers

Friday, September 26, 2008

In our ongoing look at the economy, we turn to our friend Dante Chinni of the Christian Science Monitor's Patchwork Nation project. The project uses demographic information to look at America beyond blue-and-red state dichotomies. What does financial pain feel like on a local level? Chinni talks with The Takeaway about what he's found in two communities on the frontlines of economic downturn, "Emptying Nests” and "Service Worker Centers."
Guest: Dante Chinni, director of The Christian Science Monitor's Patchwork Nation Project.

Contributors:

Corey Takahashi and Adnaan Wasey

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