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African Americans and Latinos share many of the same experiences of exclusion, disadvantage, and barriers to opportunity. What solutions can help both groups succeed?

May 26, 2015

Over half of public school students are low-income—and this poverty growth spurt shows little sign of abating. But mapping this disadvantage shows that it’s not evenly spread across the country.

May 13, 2015

Between 2007 and 2012, birth rates among women in their twenties declined more than 15 percent. Why?

From Protest to Policy

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From Protest to Policy

Our researchers offer evidence-based solutions to some of the problems faced by poor, mostly minority communities in Baltimore and other US cities.

9 Charts About Wealth Inequality in America

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9 Charts About Wealth Inequality in America

Why hasn’t wealth inequality improved over the past 50 years? 

High Costs May Explain Crumbling Support for US Infrastructure

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High Costs May Explain Crumbling Support for US Infrastructure

Why is building rail transit in the United States so expensive?

Dropping Out and Clocking In

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Dropping Out and Clocking In

Nearly 30 percent of young people between the ages of 16 and 18 who have left school without a high school diploma are working and not in school.