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The community investment enterprise : uniting the for-profit and nonprofit worlds

A new kind of partnership is benefiting both nonprofits and for-profits by tapping the scale of investment and depth of data available in the for-profit world and applying 50 percent of returns to underserved communities.
Communities and Banking , Issue Fall , Pages 29-30

Journal Article
College financial aid in troubled times

An economist and member of The College Board calls for streamlining the financial aid system to help lower-income families make an investment that is critical to their children?s future.
Communities and Banking , Issue Fall , Pages 12-14

Journal Article
Role of firms in job creation and destruction in U.S. manufacturing

Research in recent years has documented extensively the fact that labor markets are characterized by large and pervasive flows of jobs among places of employment. However, virtually none of this research pertains to the role of the firm and its decisions in determining job creation and destruction. Previous research and data-gathering efforts have focused on employment at individual physical locations called establishments, or plants. This neglect leaves fundamental questions regarding the role of firms unanswered. Job reallocation occurring within firms may have very different causes and ...
New England Economic Review , Issue Mar , Pages 29-44

Discussion Paper
Jobs in Springfield, Massachusetts: understanding and remedying the causes of low resident employment rates

As part of the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston's commitment to supporting efforts to revitalize the economy of Springfield, Massachusetts, this paper explores the causes of and potential remedies for the city's low resident employment rates. When compared to the state as a whole and to other midsize New England cities, the share of employed city residents is low, particularly for residents of downtown Springfield and its nearby neighborhoods. By analyzing the availability of jobs across Springfield's various neighborhoods and in nearby towns and cities, this paper's goal is to learn why so few ...
Public Policy Discussion Paper , Paper 09-11

Four common misconceptions about the Federal Reserve

Remarks by Eric S. Rosengren, President and Chief Executive Officer, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, at the Boston Economic Club, Boston, Massachusetts, November 16, 2011
Speech , Paper 52

Journal Article
Changes in income distribution in New England

Although by some measures New Englanders are doing well economically, the region has experienced the largest jump in household income inequality of all nine census divisions. The authors parse the data.
Communities and Banking , Issue Fall , Pages 20-23

Journal Article
Leveraging immigrant remittances for development

Some observers have suggested that one way to draw immigrants into the financial system is for banks to tap the large global remittance market. The authors of this article propose a model that would leverage remittances to both draw immigrants into the banking system as well promote economic development in immigrant communities in the United States and immigrants? home countries.
New England Community Developments

Conference Paper
Capital allocation for operational risk: understanding the challenge

Conference Series ; [Proceedings]

Conference Paper
Panel Discussion: trends in productivity and growth

Conference Series ; [Proceedings] , Volume 40 , Issue Jun , Pages 269-278

Foreclosures, house-price changes, and subprime mortgages in Massachusetts cities and towns

This module shows: The changing patterns in foreclosure rates and subprime mortgage originations across Massachusetts cities and towns over time; How movements in these rates compare with movements in house prices for any user-selected city or town; The association between foreclosure rates and median income in these cities and towns.
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