Unformatted text preview: other wrong doings in the workplace. These are just some of the risks of working off the books. Additionally, if someone is working off the books and collecting enough cash to support their family and yet continuing to collect unemployment and government financial aid like food stamps, other people are paying for this person to free load when they have resources to take care of themselves. Unfortunately there are not many ways to detect situations like this and thus many people mistreat the system designed to help those that actually need it. The government’s statistical data does not include this underground economy that Venkatesh has researched. Therefore Venkatesh has unleashed a new perspective on what the government and urban societal theories as whole do not contain....
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- Spring '14
- Economics, Corporation, higher profit margins