About 2 years ago

09/29/2020 - Even As Americans Grew Richer, Inequality Persisted

– The New York Times
A Federal Reserve survey of family finances shows that inequality was high last year. It’s likely to worsen because of the pandemic.
– The Washington Post
New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer, who advises the city’s public retirement funds, said Monday that 34 companies – some of which had refused to release their government diversity reports as recently as last year – would disclose their full EEO-1 data by March 2021.
Experts say the hotel industry may not return to pre-pandemic levels until 2023. Hospitality workers are bearing the brunt of this long downturn.
– The Wall Street Journal
Guaranteed income comes without work requirements; some worry about work disincentive, high cost.