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The Economics of Race

A visit with Robert Weems, Professor, History Department

By LuAnne Roth
Published: - Topics: history race Nixon economics African American

Weems’ current research project

Topics: Nixon historical research

Robert Weems’ current research project, with colleague Lewis Randolph, looks at the history of U.S. government interest in black business development with a special focus on Richard Nixon’s “Black Capitalism” initiative.