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Housing and Livable Neighborhoods

Jennifer Molinsky, Whitney Airgood-Obrycki • February 10, 2021

What role does housing play in creating livable neighborhoods that help residents of all ages, incomes, and abilities to thrive? That question was a key part of our recent…

American Families Can’t Afford the Rent

Whitney Airgood-Obrycki, Jennifer Molinsky • April 2, 2019

Housing is a central component of family life and can provide a foundation for family well-being. While we typically think of family households as homeowners, renters are, in…
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A Shared Future: Fostering Inclusion in American Neighborhoods

Jonathan Spader, Shannon Rieger, Jennifer Molinsky • November 16, 2017

This framing paper was originally presented at A Shared Future: Fostering Communities of Inclusion in an Era of Inequality, a national symposium hosted by the Harvard…
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Updated 2010-2020 Household and New Home Demand Projections

George Masnick, Daniel McCue, Eric Belsky • September 1, 2010

W10-9: Given the prolonged period of high unemployment and the possibility that it will influence headship rates and household growth, this working paper explores a…
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Imperfect Information and the Housing Finance Crisis

Edward Golding, Richard Green, Douglas McManus • February 1, 2008

UCC08-6: This paper has two parts. First, we look at the various agents involved in the mortgage transaction—including borrowers, brokers, originators, rating agencies…
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The New Demographics of Housing

George Masnick • November 25, 2001

W01-11: During the 1990s, minorities have played an increasing role in population growth throughout the United States. Fueled by international migration and by high…