Gary Rivlin

Former New York Times reporter Gary Rivlin is the co-editor, along with Barbara Ehrenreich, of the Economic Hardship Reporting Project. He is the author of five books, including 2010's Broke USA: From Pawnshops to Poverty, Inc.—How the Working Poor Became Big Business. His work has appeared in The New York Times Magazine, GQ, and Wired, among other publications. He is now working on a book about the rebuilding of New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina.