April 16 Forum – Opportunity Zones and the Challenge of Addressing Our Economic Divides
The Aspen Institute will host a discussion on how Opportunity Zones can address economic divides by ensuring that the investments reach people in the targeted communities who have traditionally faced barriers to economic opportunity. Speakers include Tai Cooper, managing director of policy and advocacy at the New Jersey Economic Development Authority; Tomás Durán, president of Concerned Capital; Kenan Fikri, director for research at the Economic Innovation Group; and Maurice Jones, president and CEO of LISC. The event will be held at the Aspen Institute in Washington, D.C., from 3:30-5 p.m. ET. Click here to register.