18 February 2022

NOAA CSI’s Ariela Zycherman and Claudia Nierenberg co-author new publication on disproportionate impacts of COVID-19 on small business owners

The research, published in the International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction, stresses the severity of the resilience gap between historically underrepresented group operated and non-historically underrepresented group operated businesses, and outlines future paths for further research.



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