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Seeking Diversity to End Segregation

by Maya Brennan
Place a dot in the center of Virginia, and you have likely hit Farmville in Prince Edward County. The town of a little more than 8,000 people entered the national spotlight as host of…

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Learning from the “Achingly Contemporary” Story of Yonkers

By Archana Pyati
A school desegregation lawsuit filed in 1980 in a small New York community led to a housing battle that remains relevant throughout the United States and beyond.
Lisa Belkin’s…

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The Real Voucher Challenge Is Segregation, Not Lake Views

By Marisa Novara
In Chicago, “exception rents” have allowed families with housing choice vouchers to access apartments with higher rents than the metropolitan area’s fair market rent (FMR)—a…

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A Fine-Grained View of Household Segregation Patterns

Researchers from Ohio State University and the College of William and Mary have created the first household-level measure of segregation for the United States. Using U.S. Census manuscript files from…

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Q&A with Stefanie DeLuca of Johns Hopkins on Housing Mobility

Since the early 2000s, Stefanie DeLuca has studied the long-term effects of residential mobility programs, which help residents of public housing or from low-income, high-crime areas relocate to…

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Greater Segregation Increases Social Disparities

A research brief from the Furman Center at New York University finds that socioeconomic disparities between Whites and both African-Americans and Latinos are larger in metropolitan areas with more…

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How Can Housing Choice Vouchers Help More Families Access Low-Poverty Areas?

Building on research on the importance of housing and neighborhoods to families and children, a new policy report from the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities examines how effective the Housing…

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A New Landscape of Housing Access and Opportunity

by Stockton Williams and Maya Brennan
The summer of 2015 saw the most significant legal and regulatory developments to break down residential segregation since the days immediately after the…

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