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Observations on public policy: the case of homelessness

The Region , Volume 15 , Issue Sep , Pages 66-67

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Poverty, children's health, and health care utilization

This paper was presented at the conference "Unequal incomes, unequal outcomes? Economic inequality and measures of well-being" as part of session 1, "Health status of children and households in poverty." The conference was held at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York on May 7, 1999. This paper discusses health as a direct measure of economic well-being and draws attention to those suffering the worst outcomes and the link between poverty and health. According to the author, in 1994 only 10 percent of children under age five in families making $35,000 or more were in less than very ...
Economic Policy Review , Volume 5 , Issue Sep , Pages 9-21

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Policy summit keeps spotlight on poverty

There are no simple answers to the persistent problem of poverty. But keeping a spotlight on the issue is critical to moving toward solutions. To that end, the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland examined the challenges of concentrated poverty at its annual community development policy summit in June 2006.
Community Reinvestment Forum , Issue Fall

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Changing the culture of the welfare office: the role of intermediaries in linking TANF recipients with jobs - commentary

Economic Policy Review , Issue Sep , Pages 77-82

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The impacts of new neighborhoods on poor families: evaluating the policy implications of the moving to opportunity demonstration

This paper was presented at the conference "Policies to Promote Affordable Housing," cosponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and New York University's Furman Center for Real Estate and Urban Policy, February 7, 2002. It was part of Session 3: The Impact of Housing on People and Places.
Economic Policy Review , Issue Jun , Pages 113-140

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Incubating microfinance : the Texas border experience

Southwest Economy , Issue Sep , Pages 3-7

Conference Paper
Monetary policy and the well-being of the poor

Proceedings - Economic Policy Symposium - Jackson Hole

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Drawing the line: New measures of poverty illustrate just how hard it is to define who is poor

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Econ Focus , Volume 17 , Issue 1Q , Pages 12-16

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The Northwest Side Community Development Corporation: transforming the approach to creating positive economic impact in distressed communities

From the late 1970s until about 2002,Milwaukee, Wisconsin, was home to a half dozen or so very active community development corporations ? earnest organizations staffed with dedicated individuals who used federal and state funds to try to improve economically depressed neighborhoods by purchasing distressed properties, rehabilitating them, and then either selling or renting them to qualified, low-income families or local businesses. This effort mirrored what was happening in the rest of the country. According to a 2005 survey by the National Congress of Community.
Profitwise , Issue Sep , Pages 3-6



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