Strategies: Racial Wealth Building

Evidence-informed strategies to close the racial wealth divide. These solutions account for historical practices that established and maintain the wealth divide– and reduce wealth inequities by increasing income and assets, expanding employment opportunities, removing barriers to quality education, and increasing access to homeownership. 

42 Strategies

Baby bonds

Establish publicly funded investment accounts for every newborn, accessible at age 18
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  • Income

Universal basic income

Provide all individuals with regular cash transfers, without conditions, over their lifetimes
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  • Income