Race and Economics From INET

A collection of INET’s research and articles on race and the US economy, reposted in connection with recent protests against police brutality in Black communities.


William Spriggs: How Economic Theory and Policy Reinforce Racism

Jul 13, 2020

William Spriggs, the AFL-CIO’s chief economist, talks about the inadequacies of the pandemic economic rescue package and how mainstream economic theory continues to fail everyone, but especially Blacks


Peter Temin

Peter Temin: The Racist Roots of US Political and Economic Polarization

Aug 10, 2020