What Will It Take to Build an Inclusive Economy in the COVID-19 Era?



Date & Time

September 23, 2020 3:00 PM

The current crisis continues to expose and exacerbate the fragility of a US economy marked by deep racial and economic inequality. As in the New Deal era under President Franklin D. Roosevelt, America needs a new set of policies to mitigate the pandemic and alleviate the suffering it has caused. And this time, it must be representative of America’s race, class, and gender diversity. 

Join us as we discuss how we can create a True New Deal.


  • Joseph Stiglitz, Chief Economist and Senior Fellow, Roosevelt Institute
  • Darrick Hamilton, Fellow, Roosevelt Institute
  • Felicia Wong, President & CEO, Roosevelt Institute