UMass Economics in the News

Economist James K. Boyce explains how to fight climate change and rising income inequality in one shot.  (Institute for New Economic Thinking, 7/30/19)

Dania Francis, economics and Afro-American studies, was part of a research team studying the financial loss resulting from the dispossession of black-owned agricultural land in the South. The team estimates the loss, including property and income, at between $3.7 and $6.6 billion in today’s dollars. (The Atlantic, 9/13/19)