On the Record

Statewide Presentation of Back to Prosperity: A Competitive Agenda for Renewing Pennsylvania

Bruce Katz

This PowerPoint by Bruce Katz illustrates stagnant growth, housing sprawl, and the increasing abandonment of Pennsylvania’s cities and older suburbs—trends dimming the prospects for developing a high-wage economy in the state.

Read the related report

View the complete Powerpoint Presentation:
Part I—(3842 KB)
Part II—(2655 KB)

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