A Consequential Proposal: The FHFA’s GSE Capital Requirement

Date: Tuesday, June 30, 2020

A conversation with Don Layton on the FHFA's proposed regulatory capital framework for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. ...

CANCELED: Making Our Neighborhoods, Making Our Selves

Date: Thursday, April 23, 2020

Our apologies but this event is now canceled....

CANCELED: In Pursuit of Equitable Development: Lessons from Washington, Detroit, and Boston

Date: Friday, April 17, 2020

Our apologies, but this event is now canceled....

LIVESTREAM: Conserving Forests and Preserving Affordable Housing: Insights from Ontario’s Managed Forest Tax Incentive Program

Date: Friday, April 10, 2020

Over the past 25 years, forest stewardship policies in the province of Ontario have shifted away from a reliance on public initiatives to tax incentives for private property owners. In this presentation, Julia Smachylo, a Meyer doctoral fellow who is a Doctor of Design candidate at the Graduate School of Design, will discuss research on these policies she is conducting in southern Ontario. ...

CANCELED: Airbnb’s Impact on the Residential Housing Market: Estimates from New York City

Date: Friday, April 03, 2020

Our apologies, but this event is now canceled.......

LIVESTREAM: The Housing Finance System During the Pandemic and Beyond

Date: Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Given the economic havoc brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic, Don Layton will review the major points of stress in the housing finance system that will be tested by this crisis. Taking a longer view, the discussion will also describe the intertwining of economics and politics that have dominated and, he believes, often distorted that system in negative ways....

LIVESTREAM: Caregiving During Disruption: Using the Opioid Epidemic to Discuss Caregiving Changes During Large-Scale Social Disruption

Date: Friday, March 27, 2020

In this seminar, Samara Scheckler, a Center postdoctoral fellow will describe research showing that grandparents living in counties characterized by high opioid use are much more likely to act as primary caregivers for their grandchildren. Implications of this care disruption will be explored and will be used as a platform to examine caregiving during the COVID-19 pandemic....

In the Midst of Plenty: Homelessness and What To Do About It

Date: Monday, March 09, 2020

Who becomes homeless? Why do people become homeless? How do we end homelessness? And how do we prevent it? Join us for a conversation about these questions with Beth Shinn, co-author (with Jill Khadduri) of In the Midst of Plenty: Homelessness and What To Do About It, recently published by Wiley-Blackwell and David Luberoff, Deputy Director of the Joint Center for Housing Studies....