Research on Understanding and Overcoming Benefits Cliffs
02/26/2020 - This article summarizes a recent discussion paper on benefits cliffs, which occur when a person's gains in earnings are offset by the loss of public benefits. The paper offers potential policy interventions that may help mitigate benefits cliffs and promote career advancement.
Reinventing Our Communities Conference
01/22/2020 - Plan to attend this year's event in Philadelphia. The conference will address the challenges of inequality and share innovative approaches to reduce disparities in employment, housing, and wealth creation. Register in this article.
Report on Minority-Owned Small Businesses
01/08/2020 - The Federal Reserve's Small Business Credit Survey: 2019 Report on Minority-Owned Firms examines the state of minority-owned businesses, offering insights on their performance, access to financing, and experiences in the credit market. This article highlights key findings from the report.
Plan to Attend the National Interagency Community Reinvestment Conference
01/07/2020 - Register for the March 2020 event in Denver. Join community development practitioners to explore new partnerships and strategies to advance equitable growth. Find more details in this article.