Session 182:
Race Inequality in Wealth

Saturday, May 5
12:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Plaza Room A
Lobby Level

Chair: Chenoa A. Flippen, University of Pennsylvania
Discussant: Fabian T. Pfeffer, University of Michigan

  1. Return to Being Black, Living in the Red: A Race Gap in Wealth That Goes beyond Social OriginsAlexandra Killewald, Mathematica Policy Research, Inc.

  2. The Growth in Wealth Inequality in the Great RecessionRakesh Kochhar, Pew Hispanic Center

  3. Do Racial Disparities in Private Transfers Help Explain the Racial Wealth Gap? New Evidence from Longitudinal DataSigne-Mary McKernan, Urban Institute; Caroline Ratcliffe, Urban Institute; Margaret Simms, Urban Institute; Sisi Zhang, Urban Institute

  4. In through the Out Door: Racial Differences in Downward Housing Mobility in AmericaGregory Sharp, Pennsylvania State University; Matthew Hall, University of Illinois at Chicago

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