The Impact of Covid 19 on African American Workers


About the event

The Webinar will address the disproportionate burden of illness and death during the Covid-19 pandemic among racial and ethnic minority groups. Our speaker will discuss these developments and how economic, social and occupational conditions contribute to these disparities, especially among essential workers.

Guest speaker

William Spriggs - Chief Economist - AFL-CIO, and Professor of Economics, Howard University


Prof. Patrick McHugh – Department of Management, The George Washington University – Host and Introductions

Q&A Moderator

Kevin F Cassidy - Director and Representative to the Bretton Woods, ILO Office for the United States