Citi’s recent research, Closing the Racial Inequality Gaps, illuminates the following: If four key racial gaps for Blacks—wages, education, housing, and investment—were closed 20 years ago, $16 trillion could have been added to the U.S. economy. And if the gaps are closed today, $5 trillion can be added to the US GDP over the next five years.
Funding for Command Shift will:
The Coalition is in partnership with Burning Glass Technologies to regularly track tech job opportunities that appear to be the best targets for women of color without college degrees. Using Burning Glass’s proprietary job posting data, the Coalition will also formulate a data-informed and aggressive numeric target as it’s long-term goal. And we will continue to monitor, evaluate and report out on impact.
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