EIG's just-released Neighborhood Poverty Project tracks the spread and evolution of high-poverty neighborhoods across the metropolitan United States since 1980. It reveals that national growth is not enough to restore economic opportunity to struggling places. Join the authors as they discuss the reports' findings as well as the implications for the policy response to COVID-19's economic fallout.
Hosted by August Benzow and Kenan Fikri of the Economic Innovation Group with Guests:
Alan Mallach, Senior Fellow, Center for Community Progress
Alan Berube, Senior Fellow and Deputy Director, Metropolitan Policy Program, Brookings