Millions of people have lost their jobs as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, but lower-income communities and people of color have been particularly hard-hit. Join Mary C. Daly, president and CEO of the San Francisco Fed, for a discussion on the current challenges affecting the labor force and the opportunities they present for meaningful change. Stuart Andreason, director of the Center for Workforce and Economic Opportunity at the Atlanta Fed, will cohost the webinar. The discussion will include a focus on what we can do now to create a more inclusive economy for the future.

Speakers include:

  • Stuart Andreason, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
  • Mary C. Daly, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
  • Matuschka Lindo Briggs, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis (moderator)

Register for the webinar, which is on Wednesday, September 23 at 3 p.m. (ET). Participation is free, but registration is required.

The Connecting Communities® webinar series is a Federal Reserve System initiative providing a national audience with timely information on emerging and important community and economic development topics. All sessions are recorded and archived on the Connecting Communities® website.