Examining the Role of Job Separations in Black-White Labor Market Disparities

Abstract: Economic trends indicate stark racial disparities in the labor market. Findings from recent studies and data from the Federal Reserve Board’s 2017 Survey of Household Economics and Decisionmaking (SHED) elaborate on the persistent black-white unemployment gap and highlights barriers to obtaining and maintaining employment.

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Provider: Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.)

Part of Series: Reports and Studies

Publication Date: 2019

Pages: 11

Note: Investing in America's Workforce: Improving Outcomes for Workers and Employers