Though many consider all green finance innovative, most instruments are conventional and could be improved by a heightened emphasis on results.
A healthy housing market can build Detroit residents’ wealth, attracts new residents, stabilize neighborhoods, and generate revenue for local government.
Measuring the impact of spending on social programs is critical to making sure we get the most bang for our scarce government bucks.
Can the benefits of entering kindergarten with a strong foundation be quantified? What’s a reasonable amount to pay for preschool programs that successfully improve children’s outcomes?