What We Get Wrong About Closing the Racial Wealth Gap

What We Get Wrong About Closing the Racial Wealth Gap

In a new report led byProfessors Darrick Hamilton and William Darity, Jr. (Duke University) and, as explained by co-author Antonio Moore, researchers illustrate the scale of the racial wealth gap, debunk 10 commonly held myths, and offer solutions for confronting the problem.  Continue Reading →
In the Media | Darrick Hamilton

In the Media | Darrick Hamilton

Darrick Hamilton, Professor of Economics and Urban Policy at Milano and NSSR and Director of Milano’s Doctoral Program, is back in the news—this time in Slate, where a report by him and William Darity of Duke University was referenced by Chief Political Correspondent Jamelle Bouie. Bouie … Continue Reading →
Chaos or Community: The Tasks that Dr. King Left Us

Chaos or Community: The Tasks that Dr. King Left Us

April 4, 2018 Chaos or Community: The Tasks that Dr. King Left Us By Mindy Fullilove, Darrick Hamilton with Chris Famighetti, and Maya Wiley Fifty years ago today, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., was assassinated in Memphis. Just months before his death he authored his final book, Where … Continue Reading →
Advocate For Digital Equality

Advocate For Digital Equality

Access to infrastructure of all kinds, from roads to telephone lines to the Internet, represents one of the most potent ways in which societies divide and discriminate against segments of their populations. In the 21st century, the lack of broadband access in less-resourced neighborhoods is … Continue Reading →