Research Report Discrimination in Metropolitan Housing Markets
Phase 2 - Asians and Pacific Islanders
Margery Austin Turner, Beata A. Bednarz, Carla Herbig, Seon Joo Lee
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This report presents results from the second phase of the latest national Housing Discrimination Study (HDS2000). The national results presented here for Asians and Pacific Islanders are based on a sample of 11 metropolitan areas that account for more than three quarters of all Asians and Pacific Islanders living in metropolitan areas nationwide. The study finds that Asians and Pacific Islanders face significant levels of discrimination when they search for housing in large metropolitan areas nationwidelevels of discrimination similar to that of African Americans and Hispanics.
Research Areas Race and equity Housing
Tags Federal housing programs and policies Racial and ethnic disparities Housing markets Civil rights laws and regulations Racial barriers to housing
Policy Centers Metropolitan Housing and Communities Policy Center