A new study from the University of Chicago says the COVID-19 pandemic is widening income, gender and race inequalities and weakening Americans’ trust in institutions.
Reset brings on economist Guglielmo Briscese to learn more about how the pandemic is impacting low-income households. We also hear from WBEZ’s Adriana Cardona-Maguigad about how Chicago teens are skipping school to help their families make ends meet during the pandemic.
GUESTS: Adriana Cardona-Maguigad, WBEZ education reporter
Guglielmo Briscese, post-doctoral fellow at the University of Chicago’s Poverty Lab