The move should help the banks make more loans in communities of color. But deposits are just one way to help the institutions.
Marketplace host Kai Ryssdal spoke with Dorothy Brown, Emory University, about the racial economic divide.
Income inequality, combined with pressure to spend money on certain goods, is uniquely strong in the U.S.
Black and Hispanic workers are seeing the worst job and income losses.
Economist Daniel Susskind explores why automation could worsen inequality in his new book "A World Without Work: Technology, Automation, and How We Should Respond."
The economy looks good on paper, but there's little the Federal Reserve can do to address economic inequality.
"We're getting a distorted capitalism that does not produce shared prosperity," says Walker.
The gap between the rich and poor is one of the widest in the developed world.
Experts say FOSTA-SESTA has pushed sex workers off the internet and onto the street.