October 2010—October 2010 Issue
Adopting a place-conscious approach to community development: A conversation with Margery Austin Turner of the Urban Institute
Community Dividend speaks with Margery Austin Turner, Vice President for Research at the Urban Institute's Metropolitan Housing and Communities Policy Center, to learn about her comprehensive, thought-provoking approach to poverty issues and neighborhood revitalization.
Ninth District community developers use green innovations to help make housing affordable
For affordable housing developers, the goal of "going green" is not only to provide permanent shelter and community stabilization at a lower cost, but to provide low-income families with long-term reductions in overall living expenses.
Survey takes stock of state financial education requirements
A recent National Council on Economic Education survey reveals that more states are adding personal finance and economics to their required K-12 curricula.