Deconcentrating Poverty With Housing Programs

  title={Deconcentrating Poverty With Housing Programs},
  author={Kirk McClure},
  journal={Journal of the American Planning Association},
  pages={90 - 99}
  • Kirk McClure
  • Published 2008
  • Economics
  • Journal of the American Planning Association
Problem: Housing programs of the past have exacerbated the problems of concentrated poverty. Current housing programs serving very low-income households, including homebuyers as well as renters, should be examined to determine the extent to which they help households make entry into neighborhoods with low concentrations of poverty. Purpose: This research is designed to assist planners in understanding how well various approaches to resolving housing affordability problems can facilitate the… Expand
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