High-Poverty Neighborhoods in Metropolitan America

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Director of the Urban Institute's Metropolitan Housing and Communities Policy Center, Washington, DC.

Rolf Pendall leads a team of over 40 experts on a broad array of housing, community development, and economic development topics, consistent with the Urban Institute's nonpartisan, evidence-based approach to economic and social policy.

Pendall's research expertise includes federal, state, and local affordable housing policy and programs; land-use planning and regulation; metropolitan growth patterns; and racial residential segregation and the concentration of poverty. Pendall currently leads the Institute's evaluation of the HUD Choice Neighborhoods demonstration and a HUD-funded research study on the transportation needs of housing choice voucher users. Between 1998 and mid-2010, Pendall was a professor in the Department of City and Regional Planning at Cornell University. Pendall holds a Ph.D in City and Regional Planning from the University of California at Berkeley. RPendall@urban.org

 

 

 

Date & Time:
Thursday, February 21, 2013. 3:30pm - 4:45pm
Location: 345 Rankin Science West
Contact: Dr. Rosie Tighe
Contact: tighejr@appstate.edu
Contact: 828-262-8905
Admission: Admission is free and open to the public
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This event has been identified as being open to the public. For more information about Community Engagement and public outreach at Appalachian State University, please visit our website, http://www.community.appstate.edu.

 

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This event has been marked as a sustainability event. Sustainability means relating to the interconnectedness of environmental, societal, and/or economic issues and resources. For more information about how Appalachian defines sustainability visit http://sustain.appstate.edu/sustainability-appalachian.

"Meeting the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs." - Report of the World Commission on Environment and Development, United Nations, 11 December 1987.

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