Cash Is King
- Affluent Asian Americans Elusive for Some Banks. Krebsbach, Karen // U.S. Banker;Feb2007, Vol. 117 Issue 2, p12
This article presents the dilemma of banks in America to rope in Asian Americans as their share holders. The recent census shows that the 12 million Asian Americans have total trading power of over $ 400 billion. An overview of their marketing choices, include family, designer items, technology,...
- Introduction: "Objectification, Measurement and Standardization". Larsen, Tord // Culture Unbound: Journal of Current Cultural Research;2012, Vol. 4 Issue 3, p579
An introduction is presented in which the author discusses various reports within the issue on topics presented at multidisciplinary conference including psychological design of muzak in shopping malls, standardization, and financial crisis.
- Asian American poverty studied. // Chinatown News;8/18/94, Vol. 41 Issue 23, p30
Reports on the results of a study showing an economically split Asian Pacific American community. The `haves' and the `have nots'; Concern for Asian Pacific American immigrants who work but are still poor; Limiting factors in the job market; Comparison of wages for workers in ethnic communities...
- Courting the Hispanic dollar. Powers, Mike // Human Ecology;Fall92, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p25
Reports that Hispanics are a major target for food retailers and manufacturers. Comments from Enrique Figueroa, assistant professor of agricultural economics in Cornell's College of Agriculture and Life Sciences; The Tianguis chain; Popularity of produce products; `Goya'; Coupon distribution;...
- Hispanic workers losing ground. // Hispanic;Aug1995, Vol. 8 Issue 7, p12
Reports on the unemployment rate of Hispanic Americans from 1989 to 1995. Comparison with the rate for non-Hispanic whites and blacks.
- The incredible shrinking pie. Frase-Blunt, Martha // Hispanic;Dec1992, Vol. 5 Issue 11, p45
Reveals a report from the National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials (NALEO), called `Federal Contracting with Hispanic 8(a) Firms,' which focuses on the decrease in the awarding government of contracts to Hispanic companies. Comments from NALEO's national director, Dr. Harry...
- Window of opportunity opens for Latinos. Rifkin, Jane M. // Diversity Suppliers & Business Magazine;Spring97, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p18
Presents information about the prosperity of Latinos in the United States. How Latinos continue to struggle with high poverty and low educational attainment; The mobile trends in the economic status of the Hispanics; Statistics on the 1995 annual revenues of Hispanic-owned businesses; The...
- For Latinos, a growing divide. Whitman, D.; Walsh, M. // U.S. News & World Report;8/10/87, Vol. 103 Issue 6, p47
For many of the millions of Hispanics who immigrated to the US in the past decade, the `good life' of middle-class America seems more & more a remote fantasy. Instead of finding decent jobs, most found poverty & a nation that, all too often shunsforeigners. INSET: `La Bamba' is no bomb..
- The Hispanic struggle for success is slowly paying off. Wattenberg, B.J. // U.S. News & World Report;9/25/89, Vol. 107 Issue 12, p31
Discusses the economic status of the Hispanic community. Hispanics have made progress in education and employment, but statistics are skewed by recent immigrants, who usually have initial difficulties. Different interpretations of data.