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Filmmaker Hanson Hosein follows up his documentary Independent America The Two-Lane Search for Mom and Pop with an exploration of the struggle to rebuild New Orleans in wake of Hurricane Katrina. Three years after the hurricane, many communities still lack basic amenities, despite endless promises from the government. Even worse, big-box stores receive aid and subsidies while small businesses suffer. New Orleans business owners protest government favoritism and demand a level playing field to... More
Material Type: Presentation
Technical Format: Video
Date Added to MERLOT: July 06, 2011
Date Modified in MERLOT: August 13, 2014
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Submitter: Lisa Lewin
Keywords: new orleans, small business, ethics, public policy, hanson hosein, business, entrepreneurial leadership, sustainability, government, video, crisis management, marketing, louisiana, social responsibility, strategy, entrepreneurship, independent business, hurricane katrina, pricing, big-box stores, north america, regulation, subsidies, economics, business law, management, governance, competition, growth

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Primary Audience: High School, College General Ed, College Lower Division
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Language: English
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Creative Commons: Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 United States

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