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Vice President and Director, Metropolitan Policy Program
The Adeline M. and Alfred I. Johnson Chair in Urban and Metropolitan Policy
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Senior Fellow and Policy Director, Metropolitan Policy Program
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William H. Frey
A bi-weekly newsletter providing data and outlining solutions for metropolitan areas from the Metropolitan Policy Program at Brookings.
By 2044, people of color will account for a majority of the U.S. population. In this Brookings Essay, Jennifer Bradley examines efforts in U.S. metropolitan areas to prepare a more diverse workforce, with a particular focus on Minneapolis-St. Paul.
Metropolitan Policy Program experts discuss and analyze topics key to metropolitan vibrancy and competitiveness.
Commentary and updates from the book’s authors as they travel across metropolitan America to discuss suburban poverty.
What should be discussed at the Paris Climate Conference? #COP21
Technology development, says @MarkMuro1 https://t.co/FiUiSC1u4n
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Broadband opportunity: Boosting uptake in America’s cities & metro areas https://t.co/Sjxmnjbibd #MetroBroadband @BrookingsMetro
A look at the Gauteng City-Region's international competitiveness
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.@MarkMuro1 talks technology, R&D, and the Paris Climate Conference #COP21
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Profile of Johannesburg's Gauteng City-Region https://t.co/VzQbTThr1U by @joeparilla & @jesus_leal https://t.co/8UVT6OZPJW
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RT @MarkMuro1: New #globalcities report looks at econ competitiveness of #Johannesburg Gauteng City-Region https://t.co/P9YrpNBrGu https://t.co/wjyxiyDkRu
RT @rpuentes: Today @HillaryClinton proposes new Build America Bonds for #infrastructure. Heres why its good idea: https://t.co/x1dwoMxhPw @BrookingsMetro
#EITC has become one of the nation’s most effective tools for lifting low-income workers and their families above the poverty line.
The #EITC is more important than ever w/ the rise of suburban poverty https://t.co/uHghLbdlZa @berubea1 @NatalieHolmes3
Highly educated households spend much more on the local economy than their less educated peers. https://t.co/fOpFdR6eSD
Some changes to the #EITC could make it more effective for local economies.
@berubea1 & @NatalieHolmes3 explain: https://t.co/uHghLbdlZa
A bachelor’s degree holder contributes $278,000 more to local economies than a high school graduate.
Understanding how education boosts the level of local economic activity https://t.co/fOpFdR6eSD
How #Stockholm compares to its peer cities
How much GDP growth in local economies can be attributed to education?
@jtrothwell discusses: https://t.co/fOpFdR6eSD
#Solar and #wind deployment in California, Texas, and Germany
https://t.co/pgpTcpHDaL @StanfordSTC @dan_reicher @MarkMuro1
#EITC dollars support local economies (not just low-income families) https://t.co/uHghLbdlZa
College quality has major implications for how much higher ed boosts economic activity, says @jtrothwell https://t.co/fOpFdR6eSD
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