Racial Justice in Investment

Resources for Investors on Racial Justice and Racial Capital * draft * list in progress * draft *

Racial Justice in Investment Cohort Report coming soon

Context and History: Racial Capitalism and Structural Racism in Finance
What did Cedric Robinson mean by Racial Capitalism by Robin D. G. Kelley in the Boston Review, January 12, 2017
Black workers face two of the most lethal preexisting conditions for coronavirus—racism and economic inequality by Elise Gould and Valerie Wilson for the Economic Policy Institute, June 1, 2020
Race for Profit: How Banks and the Real Estate Industry Undermined Black Homeownership by Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor, October 2019
The Bonds of Inequality: Debt and the Making of the American City by Destin Jenkins, April 2021
The Sum of Us: What Racism Costs Everyone and How We Can Prosper Together by Heather McGhee, February 2021
Racial Disparities in COVID 19 by Wei Li on the Harvard Science Policy Blog, October 24, 2020
Racism has Cost the US $16 Trillion, Citigroup Finds by Khristopher J. Brooks for CBS News, September 23, 2020

Risks to Manage and Benefits to Gain
How Diversity and Inclusion Matter by McKinsey, May 19, 2020
The Financial Returns of Diverse Private Equity Firms by the National Association of Investment Companies, 2019
Racial Inequality is a Business Risk by John T Oxtoby and Leah Yablonka for Chicago Booth Review, March 10, 2021
Duty and Diversity by Chris Brummer and Leo E. Strine on Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance Blog, March 4, 2021