The racial wealth gap: How African-Americans have been shortchanged out of the materials to build wealth

Economic Policy Institute

February 13, 2017

 

DYK the typical Black family with a fulltime working head of household has less wealth than the typical White family with an unemployed head of household? Find out why in this Working Economics Blog, “The racial wealth gap: How African-Americans have been shortchanged out of the materials to build wealth,” in which Janelle Jones discusses the structural racism that holds Blacks back from achieving economic health and building wealth.
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