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Defining Personal Financial Assets in the African American Community

Karongo, Lawrence

This report will detail the wealth disparity that is faced nationally through the literature review conducted. To get an understanding of the crisis in Minneapolis, a qualitative study was also conducted along with short analysis of IPUMS USA data. This study is to help understand how wealth accumulation for African Americans is specific to Minneapolis. The study was conducted to understand a multitude of factors about wealth accumulation among African Americans in Minneapolis.

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Conducted on behalf of the Minneapolis Urban League. Supported by the Kris Nelson Community-Based Research Program, a program of the Center for Urban and Regional Affairs (CURA) at the University of Minnesota.
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