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TitleHigh black unemployment widespread across nation's metropolitan areas
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PublisherEconomic Policy Institute
DateOctober 2011
Pages8 pp.
DescriptionThis report compares black unemployment rates before and after the recent economic downturn, finding that many metropolitan areas current have rates of over 20 percent, black unemployment rates of over 20 percent, comparable to the peak national unemployment rates during the Great Depression of the 1930s.
Filed inDisparities > Economy and workforce, Workforce > Employment
TopicsDisparities, Economy, Workforce
Added11/02/2011 12:26pm
Updated03/01/2013 03:23pm

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