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Opportunity Zone regulations allow a broad range of uses and do not require investments to benefit residents.
The census has wide-reaching implications for the allocation of resources and our knowledge of America’s communities.
An innovative sex education program may be changing teens’ beliefs about healthy relationships.
Urban researchers illuminated how new policy proposals would affect Americans’ ability to succeed and find stability.
New housing construction is failing to meet the needs of 80 million millennials entering their prime homebuying years.
Job seekers recently released from prison face challenges that make landing a job extremely difficult.
Last summer, Urban researchers traveled to six communities across the US to host community conversations on disrupting food insecurity.
Site-built home construction is more common, but less efficient and costlier than off-site construction.
Young Americans ages 16 to 24 spend a significant portion of their time disconnected from work and school.
A new tool could provide the Social Security Administration a better picture of a person’s functional abilities.

The Vulnerable, Vital 2020 Census

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The Vulnerable, Vital 2020 Census

The decennial Census will gather the most complete picture of America of the past 10 years, but its accuracy is in jeopardy.

Behind the Numbers at the Urban Institute

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. 

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.

Updates from the Urban Institute

Updates from the Urban Institute

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