Showing results by author "Jeffrey Kaye"

Categories

All Categories

1 results
Sort by
    • Moving Millions

    • How Coyote Capitalism Fuels Global Immigration
    • By: Jeffrey Kaye
    • Narrated by: John Allen Nelson
    • Length: 10 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 6
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 6

    On the same day that reporter Jeffrey Kaye visited the Tondo hospital in northwest Manila, members of an employees association wearing hospital uniforms rallied in the outside courtyard demanding pay raises. The nurses at the hospital took home about $261 a month, while in the United States, nurses earn, on average, more than fifteen times that rate of pay. No wonder so many of them leave the Philippines. Between 2000 and 2007, nearly 78,000 qualified nurses left the Philippines to work abroad, but there's more to it than the pull of better wages....

    Regular price: $23.94