BiographyRichard Duckworth is an intern with the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta's community and economic development (CED) group. His research interests include affordable housing, equitable development, and neighborhood change. He is a second-year master's student at Georgia Tech's School of City and Regional Planning, where he specializes in housing and community development. Duckworth is from Bowie, Maryland, and earned a bachelor's degree in economics from the University of Maryland. He also has experience in the title insurance, bankruptcy, and mortgage industries, and as a bus driver.