MIP Presents Matthew Desmond: The Housing Crisis in Cities

Matthew Desmond, author of the Pulitzer-winning book, Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City. This event, The Housing Crisis in Cities, will take place Tuesday, November 17, 2020 at 4p Eastern/3p Central. n Registration here.   https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSemTfgP8XNONpKjUnSzod6o69eK8QJVVXLoHG5SElmbfwh4qg/viewform

Interview with Laura Dresser – The COVID-19 pandemic has drawn attention to a trend that began in the mid-1970s: The economy has produced too many low wage jobs

The latest downturn has had a disproportionate effect on service industry workers. A large share are Black and Latino; the majority are women. Full article here.   https://www.jsonline.com/in-depth/money/business/2020/10/30/milwaukee-and-u-s-economy-produces-too-many-low-pay-jobs/5916993002/