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Author Richardson, Chad, 1943-
Title The informal and underground economy of the South Texas border [electronic resource] / by Chad Richardson and Michael J. Pisani.
Published Austin : University of Texas Press, c2012.
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 Electronic Book  HD2346.U52 T467 2012eb    ONLINE
Edition 1st ed.
Description 1 online resource (xv, 335 p.) : ill., maps
Series Jack and Doris Smothers series in Texas history, life, and culture
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Culture, structure and the South Texas/Northern Mexico border economy -- Underground economic activities -- Informal economic activities -- Informality and undocumented workers -- Informal cross-border trade -- Border colonias: informality in housing -- The informal health care economy -- Family and welfare informality.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Informal sector (Economics) -- Texas.
Informal sector (Economics) -- Mexican-American Border Region.
Labor -- Texas.
Labor -- Mexican-American Border Region.
Crime -- Texas.
Crime -- Mexican-American Border Region.
Texas -- Economic conditions.
Mexican-American Border Region -- Economic conditions.
Related Names Pisani, Michael J., 1962-
Related To Print version: Richardson, Chad,. The informal and underground economy of the South Texas border. Austin : University of Texas Press, c2012. 9780292739277 0292739273 029273929X (DLC) 2011048580
ISBN 029273929X (electronic bk.)
9780292739291 (electronic bk.)
9780292739277 (cloth : alk. paper)
0292739273 (cloth : alk. paper)