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What Single Thing Would Make the World More Equitable?

Bloomberg Businessweek asked experts what policy or action they’d most like to see enacted. Here’s what they said.

As told to Kelsey Butler and Olivia Konotey-Ahulu

● Close the Racial Pay Gap
Halima Begum, chief executive officer, Runnymede Trust
There are steps we could easily take to improve the parameters by which we assess racial equity that could quickly lead to positive outcomes. This includes making ethnicity pay gap reporting mandatory at workplaces employing more than 250 staff. This really is the lowest of low-hanging fruit. Companies like Zurich Insurance have been diligently reporting the EPG within their organizations and taking the necessary steps to remedy the issue. We really commend them for that and hope that the U.K. government can follow. —O.K.-A.