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Feb. 23, 2015
The sixth meeting of the Ferguson Commission was held on Feb. 23, 2015, with a focus on the economic inequity in the region. Ray Boshara, director of the Center for Household Financial Stability, discussed the disparities in income and wealth by age, race and education nationwide. View his slides here. Other speakers noted that St. Louis ranks 42nd out of 50 metropolitan areas for economic mobility. Coverage of the meeting was featured in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, the St. Louis Business Journal, and on KTRS-AM Radio.