Community Development

 
Community Development
May 24, 2011
Knowledgeplex Expert Chat and Knowledgeplex Chat focusing on how vacant urban spaces can be transformed into green spaces, such as pocket parks and community gardens.  (Free registration...
Community Development, Reports and Publications
May 24, 2011
Voices from Forgotten Cities This report for PolicyLink by CHAPA and the MIT School of Architecture and Planning examines 150 older, small and poor cities in the U.S. that have been forgotten,...
Community Development, Reports and Publications
May 24, 2011
This paper for the Annie E. Casey Foundation by Policy Lab Consulting looks at the effectiveness of financial coaching and whether this popular method has been successful in changing behaviors...
Community Development, Reports and Publications
May 24, 2011
This report by the Urban Institute on strategies related to financial literacy examines why some strategies are more effective than others. Read the report: Financial Literacy Strategies: Where...
Community Development, Reports and Publications
May 24, 2011
This paper, by the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, synthesizes the various strategies that banks operating in untapped low to moderate income markets are trying.  While many banks...
Community Development, Reports and Publications
May 24, 2011
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
May 24, 2011
An annual report by Connecticut Voices for Children examining trends in wages, productivity, employment, the wage gap and other metrics related to Connecticut’s workers. Read the report.
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
May 24, 2011
Sowing Prosperity A report by Connecticut Association for Human Services that looks at the state policies that help low-income workers and describes how state strategies can be bolstered to be...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
May 24, 2011
Trends in Family Income, Late 1980s to Mid 2000s A report from Connecticut Voices for Children that focuses on income trends and growing income disparity in Connecticut.   Read the...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
May 24, 2011
A joint report by Center on Budget and Policy Priorities and Economic Policy Institute looking at the growing income gaps between the rich and the poor for each state.  Connecticut has seen...
 

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