Lane Tech High School Class of 2021
Ben Crotty is a senior at Lane Tech high school and resides in the North Center neighborhood. He plans to study economics in college and is not yet sure where he wants to study but hopes to work in private equity or venture capitalism. He has written an article on the effects of Covid-19 on the restaurant industry and young workers. He advocates for inclusion of more people of color in the outdoors community as well as increased environmental protections.
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The Rise and Future of Retail Investors
The number of retail investors has increased dramatically over the course of the pandemic and years prior. Their impact on the market has been astronomical, raising stocks to record highs and increasing the markets speculative nature. However, the question remains on what comes next for the average new investor.