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Expanding Opportunity in the Capital Markets Through Racial Equity

by La June Montgomery Tabron

Feb 25, 2019

The demographics of the United States are shifting. By 2050, people of color will represent half the total population and more than half the working-age population. Through rigorous study and economic modeling, we've learned that the benefit of closing the racial equity gap in the United States is valued at $1 trillion in earnings today. The corresponding gain in 2050 gross domestic product (GDP) would be $8 trillion—more than the current GDP of every nation in the world except the United States and China.

Expanding Opportunity in the Capital Markets Through Racial Equity