Racial Wealth Inequalities

Monday, February 5, 2018
Federal Reserve Bank of Boston

Data from local implementation of the NASCC survey resulted in The Color of Wealth in Boston report, an in-depth study on racial wealth inequality. More details about the NASCC survey methodology can be found in the Color of Wealth report page. As a follow-up to the report, the Boston Fed convened a regional, cross-sector working group on the topic of “reducing wealth inequality.” The aim of the group was to agree on a set of shared priorities and action steps to help the region make progress in tackling the complex challenges faced by communities of color. The working group’s findings and recommendations are presented in its final report. The Boston Fed has also conducted additional quantitative and qualitative research on this topic.

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