Volume 20, Number 1

Partners in Community and Economic Development
Vol. 20, No. 1, 2010

Looking Beyond Foreclosures: What's Ahead in Residential Finance and Housing Markets? PDF logo
Dan Immergluck continues his discussion of the mortgage crisis's ripple effects on home ownership rates, the rental housing market, and multifamily housing finance. As the foreclosure trend pushes families towards rental housing, communities and governmental agencies are confronted with fair housing issues and tough financing decisions.

Digital Media: A Pathway to Jobs and Investment in Louisiana PDF logo
Louisiana is using tax credits, public/private partnerships, and infrastructure investments to create job growth in the 21st-century industry of digital media.

Q&A: Practicing Economic Development in a New Era PDF logo
Dr. Edward Blakely and Dr. Nancey Green Leigh discuss the challenges and opportunities facing economic developers in a global economy.

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Helping Communities Thrive: An Updated Role for the Fed PDF logo
Federal Reserve Governor Daniel K. Tarullo encourages more information sharing, better data and analysis, and stronger partnerships in today's community affairs function.

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Protecting Consumers through Greater Transparency PDF logo
This article highlights key features of new Federal Reserve regulations aimed, in part, at improving consumer understanding of credit, debit, and gift card terms of use.

The Recap: A Source of Creative Approaches to Current Issues PDF logo
The Recap summarizes recent reports on current trends in affordable housing, financial stability, economic development, and green development.


Spotlight on the District–Florida and Tennessee PDF logo