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Washington, DC's 11th Street Bridge Park demonstrates the possibilities and challenges of development.
HUD recently suspended a rule that requires local governments to look at patterns of segregation within their borders.
The second episode of Urban’s new podcast discusses needed updates to disaster preparedness and mitigation.
In 2017, Urban Institute researchers nimbly responded to pressing questions as they arose.
Efforts to ensure that America is prepared for extreme weather events and climate change are on the chopping block.
DC area residents have a generally positive perception of their home, but satisfaction varies by income levels and ethnic groups.
Most research on changing neighborhoods focuses on residents, but local businesses are also at risk of displacement.
After declining during the Great Recession, construction and development projects are breathing new life into Detroit.
Wayne Vroman discusses how trends in regional development can affect the future of wildfire preparedness.
Research shows that competitions can lure cities into offering tax incentive packages that take money away from more effective investments.

Critical Value: An Urban Institute Podcast

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Critical Value: An Urban Institute Podcast

Experts discuss the best available data and evidence on topics that matter.

From Safety Net to Solid Ground

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From Safety Net to Solid Ground

How will potential changes to federal safety net programs affect the well-being of people striving to cover their basic needs?

Structural Racism in America

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Structural Racism in America

Public policies, institutional practices, and cultural narratives perpetuate our country's racial inequalities. 

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