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The Competitive Advantage of Racial Equity

by Angela Glover Blackwell; Josh Kirschenbaum; Lakshmi Iyer; Lalitha Vaidyanathan; Mark Kramer

Oct 1, 2017

Corporate America is missing out on one of the biggest opportunities of our time for driving innovation and growth: creating business value by advancing racial equity.

Developed in partnership with PolicyLink and funded by the Ford and W.K. Kellogg foundations, The Competitive Advantage of Racial Equity highlights examples from 12 leading companies such as Gap Inc., PayPal, and Cigna, who are driving innovation and growth by advancing racial equity.