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