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Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
The Regional Economist
Neighborhoods that don't work
Allison K. Rodean
Christopher H. Wheeler
Abstract

Unemployment is becoming more concentrated. Neighborhoods that had high unemployment in 1980 had even higher unemployment 20 years later. What are the possible reasons-and solutions-for this trend?


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Allison K. Rodean & Christopher H. Wheeler, "Neighborhoods that don't work" , Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, The Regional Economist, issue Apr, pages 7-11, 2008.
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