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The officers and governance committees of the American Economic Association are deeply saddened by the killings of Black men and women by police officers, and we condemn those acts in the strongest possible terms. We acknowledge the pain of our colleagues and students—and especially our Black colleagues and students—who must once again bear witness to evidence that violent racism has not yet been eradicated from our society. The recent incidents compound the hurt reflected in measures of inequality faced by Black Americans today, including a disproportionate number of deaths due to COVID-19 and a disproportionately high rate of unemployment.
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