economy

Recessions, Explained
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Recessions, Explained

Despite compounding economic troubles, there’s debate as to whether or not the United States is in an economic recession. So what is a recession? Today, we’re looking into what they are, why they occur, and what we can do about them.

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2400 1440 Andrew Lee
The Cost of Being Unbanked and Underbanked
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The Cost of Being Unbanked and Underbanked

Unbanked and underbanked neighborhoods are predominately Black and Latinx. Discriminatory banking practices prevent economic mobility by charging higher banking fees and services.

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4608 3456 Dominique Stewart
Job Loss Disparities Are Affecting Women of Color
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Job Loss Disparities Are Affecting Women of Color

During the start pandemic, women of color were disproportionately losing their job. Almost a year later, employment rates remain low, suggesting ulterior reasons for the job loss.

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