Examining Racial Wealth Inequality

The March 2022 issue of Page One Economics covers the topics of income and wealth through the lens of racial inequality. Learn the difference between income and wealth, how the racial wealth gap has endured over time, and the reasons that certain groups have been limited in their wealth-building potential.

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Education Level: 9-12 College Non-educators
Subjects: AP Economics Economics
Concepts: Broad Social Goals Income Role of Government Time Value of Money
Resource Types: Publication Lesson
Languages: English
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