Smart Growth and Community Development: The Necessary Connection

Bruce Katz
Bruce Katz Founding Director of the Nowak Metro Finance Lab - Drexel University

November 28, 2001

This presentation was given by Bruce Katz to the Federal Reserve Bank. The presentation examines the general trends affecting metropolitan areas including population and employment decentralization and the cost of this decentralization. It examines the emerging smart growth agenda and proposes several policy reforms. The presentation concludes by examining the relationship between smart growth and community development.

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