Call for Contributors: The Impact of the Great Recession on Poverty in the U.S.

full name / name of organization: 
ABC-Clio
contact email: 
lindsey.k.hanson@gmail.com

I am looking for people who are interested in contributing to a book about the impact of the recession on poverty in the United States. Essays will be published in a two-volume set by ABC-Clio. Contributors will receive a byline, electronic access to the final work, and modest monetary compensation (or a copy of the two-volume series if they prefer).

Specifically, I am looking for people who are interested in writing on the following topics as they relate to the Great Recession and poverty with a September 1, 2012 deadline:

Age 36-65 (3000 words)
Senior Citizens (3000 words)
Businesses (3500 words)
Financial Security (3500 words)
Social Security--Retirement, Disability, Supplemental, Medicare (3500 words)
Risk of double dip recession (2500 words)
Structural economic changes (3500 words)
Healthcare Assistance (3000 words)
Asian Americans (3000 words)
African American or Black (3000 words)

Please email me your resume and area of interest for more information.

cfp categories: 
journals_and_collections_of_essays