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Comparison of NYC Neighborhoods Hit Hard by COVID-19 and Price Gouging

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After analyzing the more than 10,000 complaints about price gouging, DCWP found that the neighborhoods with the most complaints are many of the same neighborhoods that were hardest hit by COVID-19. These neighborhoods, which are majority Black and Hispanic, are already financially vulnerable.

Report type
  • Data / Statistics
Date published
  • 2020-11-09
Calendar year
  • 2020
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