Pat Garofalo

Pat Garofalo

Pat Garofalo is the author of The Billionaire Boondoggle: How Our Politicians Let Corporations and Bigwigs Steal Our Money and Jobs, from which this piece is adapted, and the managing editor of TalkPoverty.org.

What Will the 2019 World Cup Mean for the French Cities that Host It?

The World Cup is kicking off in France, yet cities are unlikely to see an economic bump. But if the French women win, their compatriots get a happiness boost.