Cities like Fort Worth Texas have less than 3% of city contracts going to black owned businesses, meanwhile there are 15% black Americans who live there.
View the math, on U.S. COVID mortality.
Oil crashed in the last couple months.
Economic development requires a community-based willingness to secure income and invest it into above average assets and sectors with leverage, then structure and engage programmatic methodologies to give it all away to low income, low wealth people from economically disadvantaged families so they can do the same.
Even among gifted college classmates at top schools, the graduation rates diverge by family wealth status.