Webinar: Planning for Equity in Recovery – Lessons We’re Learning from COVID-19 – May 28

Posted by Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia on May 26, 2020

The people feeling the pandemic’s economic impacts the most are those who were already struggling. As we start to think about paths to economic recovery, please join us for a webinar, Reinventing Our Communities: Planning for Equity in Recovery – Lessons We’re Learning from COVID-19.

Date: Thursday, May 28
Time: 3:00 p.m.–4:15 p.m. ET

During this session, you will learn from leading experts about policies and practices needed to rebuild local economies and create stronger households and communities in the wake of COVID-19. Speakers include:
  • Patrick T. Harker, president and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
  • Raghuram G. Rajan, Katherine Dusak Miller Distinguished Service Professor of Finance at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and former governor of the Reserve Bank of India
  • Andre Perry, fellow with the Metropolitan Policy Program at the Brookings Institution
  • Heather Boushey, president and CEO of the Washington Center for Equitable Growth

In this webinar hosted by the Federal Reserve’s Connecting Communities initiative, you’ll learn about local solutions to foster equity in recovery and ways to address ingrained barriers to economic opportunity, especially for low- and moderate-income people and communities of color.

Read more and register: https://bsr.stlouisfed.org/connectingcommunities/#77/reinventing-our-communitiesplanning-forequity-in-recovery-lessons-were-learning-from-covid19-





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