Kansas Center for Economic Growth policy and research analyst Emily Fetsch has written a series of four blog posts showing how Kansans’ race, gender and immigration status intersect with different areas of our economy. Using disaggregated data, the entries demonstrate challenges and opportunities facing various communities of Kansans.
Part one: Unemployment down for African-American Kansans, but disparity remains (2/2/18)
Part two: Race, gender and poverty in Kansas (2/5/18)
Part three: New American immigrants in Kansas strengthen the economy (2/7/18)
Part four: Closing racial disparity in income will bolster Kansas economy (2/12/18)