“Sparking prosperity for everyone”: How asset building can close the racial wealth gap, a conversation

  • Tuesday, October 22, 2019 • 12:00 pm
  • Clark-Fox Forum, Hillman Hall

This is event is a conversation moderated by Michael Sherraden, introduced by Adrienne Davis, and features author Robert E. Friedman, Malik Ahmed, Ray Boshara, Tishaura Jones, and Esther Shin.

Robert E. Friedman, Founder of CFED (now Prosperity Now) andleader in the field of inclusive asset building, will discuss policiesto reduce wealth inequality and strategies for community-driven innovation to build a stronger, more inclusive economy. Community leaders will discuss the implications of Friedman’s recommendations for the St. Louis region.

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This event is sponsored by the following: Center for Social Development, Center for the Study of Race, Ethnicity & Equity, Clark-Fox Policy Institute, Collaboration on Race, Inequality, and Social Mobility in America and Grand Challenges for Social Work

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