- Senegalese peddlers in New York City. // New York;2/16/87, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p42
Hundreds of Senegalese peddlers have come to New York in search of riches, leaving behind drought and unemployment in their own country. Since 1984, they've become mid-town fixtures, which annoys city retailers. They say the peddlers are taking away business, evading taxes, and ruining Fifth...
- Vendor registration. // New York Amsterdam News;7/23/94, Vol. 85 Issue 30, p4
Reports that the New York Vendors Association is registering vendors for its Lenox Avenue and 116th-117th Street sites.
- 125th street vendors to move to 3 separate sites. Jingles, Julian // New York Amsterdam News;7/16/94, Vol. 85 Issue 29, p6
Reports on New York vendors' support for a newly planned Harlem vendors' open air shopping plaza in New York City. Vendors' concern over their safety on 125th Street; Creation of the New York Vendors Association.
- Taking on the policy entrepreneurs. Silk, Leonard // New Leader;5/9/94, Vol. 77 Issue 5, p16
Discusses the book `Peddling Prosperity: Economic Sense and Nonsense in the Age of Diminished Expectations,' by Paul Krugman. Themes; Criticisms against so-called strategic trade theorists.
- Tooling around the festival circuit. Malott, Kristen // Wenatchee Business Journal;Jun96, Vol. 10 Issue 6, p24
Profiles Dave Owens, who appears at street fairs with a traveling hand tool booth called The Tool Man. Costs and benefits of traveling to sell one's wares; Earnings from the trade; Organizing inventory and protecting it from rain.
- County hearings on door-to-door sales, multiple species plan. // Las Vegas Business Press;10/30/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 43, p6
Reports on the scheduled public meetings of the Clark County Commission in Nevada on amendments to its code dealing with peddlers, solicitors and temporary merchants. Public hearing on the commission's plan to expand the list of plant and animal species protected under habitat conservation...
- POSTCARD FROM DOWN UNDER: Poverty and Bugatti. Wacogne, I. D. // Archives of Disease in Childhood;Mar2002, Vol. 86 Issue 3, p184
The article presents the author's comparison of poverty in Mumbai, India and London. On his way to the Mumbai airport, he found a 7-8 years old boy selling cigarettes. He was groaning hard for the sale and forcing the author to buy them. Another description by the author is in London, where the...
- Book reviews. Niskanen, William A. // CATO Journal;Fall94, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p353
Reviews the book `Peddling Prosperity,' by Paul Krugman.
- From the Publisher. Graham, Dale K. // Antiques & Collecting Magazine;Feb2000, Vol. 104 Issue 12, p74
Recounts memories of the huckster, a truck selling a variety of goods.