economy http://kalw.org en A day in the life of the underemployed http://kalw.org/post/day-life-underemployed <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">After years working in low-paying-but-rewarding social service jobs, </span>Delynn<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Parker went back to school to get her Masters in Psychology. She had high hopes for more opportunities and better compensation after she graduated. That is not how it worked out. She is now saddled with a huge student loan and has found it difficult to find full-time work in her chosen field.&nbsp;Parker shared a day in her life – from her morning commute to her early bed time – giving insight into being underemployed in the Bay Area.</span></p><p> Wed, 12 Mar 2014 19:40:11 +0000 David Boyer 40811 at http://kalw.org A day in the life of the underemployed Today on Your Call: What’s in store for the future of US economy? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-what-s-store-future-us-economy <p> Tue, 31 Dec 2013 08:00:00 +0000 Malihe Razazan 37806 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: What’s in store for the future of US economy? Today on Your Call: How are homeless people responding to the changing economy? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-how-are-homeless-people-responding-changing-economy <p><span class="s1">&nbsp;&nbsp; Wed, 27 Nov 2013 08:00:00 +0000 Ali Budner 36427 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: How are homeless people responding to the changing economy? What's really forcing the USPS into bankruptcy? http://kalw.org/post/whats-really-forcing-usps-bankruptcy <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Earlier this year, demonstrators staged a “camp-out” on the steps of Berkeley Post Office building, which dates to 1914. Residents don’t want to see it go, but it’s part of a much larger plan by the US Postal Service to sell some of its $85 billion real estate portfolio.</span></p> Wed, 06 Nov 2013 01:51:00 +0000 Ben Trefny 35487 at http://kalw.org What's really forcing the USPS into bankruptcy? Today on Your Call: Who are San Francisco’s movers and shakers? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-who-are-san-francisco-s-movers-and-shakers <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>On today's Your Call, we'll have a conversation about influential people and corporations in San Francisco. Today, the city is defined by its growing number of tech companies, but San Francisco is also home to major financial institutions and developers. How do they influence the political and cultural landscape of San Francisco? And who's making important decisions about issues like development and the economy? Join the conversation and call in with your questions on the next Your Call, with Rose Aguilar and you.</p> Tue, 24 Sep 2013 07:00:00 +0000 Malihe Razazan 33480 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: Who are San Francisco’s movers and shakers?