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Race matters in mobility programs, Chicago model suggests

Housing Matters SmartBrief | Feb 05, 2015

Research has shown that a Chicago Housing Authority program known as Gautreaux, which began in the 1970s and gave vouchers to black residents to move to white suburbs, resulted in higher achievement among children and higher employment and long-term household income for mothers. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development tried to scale the program in the 1990s with its Moving to Opportunity initiative, but outcomes were not as good. Some experts say that's because of key differences in the two programs, including the earlier program's emphasis on desegregation. Atlantic online, The (02/03)


How the rich and poor live in same cities, different worlds

Housing Matters SmartBrief | Feb 26, 2015

Twin Cities combine economic mobility, affordable housing

Housing Matters SmartBrief | Feb 19, 2015

Affordability proponents clash over strategy in big cities

Housing Matters SmartBrief | Feb 12, 2015

Homeownership rate declining in major U.S. cities

Housing Matters SmartBrief | Feb 12, 2015

Crisis brought a spike in suicides related to housing stress

Housing Matters SmartBrief | Feb 26, 2015

Measuring housing, health connections has limitations

Housing Matters SmartBrief | Feb 12, 2015

Incentives are aligning to address health, housing together

Housing Matters SmartBrief | Feb 19, 2015

Small-lot homes generate controversy in L.A.

Housing Matters SmartBrief | Feb 12, 2015

ULI launches How Housing Matters portal

Housing Matters SmartBrief | Feb 26, 2015


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ULI launches How Housing Matters portal

Housing Matters SmartBrief | Feb 26, 2015

Report examines effect of criminal records on subsidized housing access

Housing Matters SmartBrief | Feb 19, 2015

Shimberg Center provides update on Fla. rental affordability

Housing Matters SmartBrief | Feb 12, 2015

Home Matters launches video series and interactive quiz

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