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Financing Affordable Housing with the LIHTC
04/25/2017 - Financing affordable housing is challenging in the Southeast. This article discusses the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) program that supports construction and rehab of affordable housing.

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Webinar Probes the Experiences and Perspectives of Young Workers
04/20/2017 - Gain an understanding of the job experiences, education levels, and financial attitudes of today's young workers in this April 25 webinar. Register for the session in this article.

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Reframing Workforce Development Efforts as Investments
04/18/2017 - This article discusses a Federal Reserve System collaboration with academia and industry to identify opportunities to invest in workforce development.

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Fed Podcast Explores Next-Stage Growth for Small Businesses
04/18/2017 - Tune in to the Access podcast to learn about the importance of small businesses to low- and moderate-income neighborhoods. Find out more in this article.

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How Can Workforce Development, Education, and Community Development Organizations Create Career-Based Training?
04/07/2017 - The Atlanta Fed's latest ebook investigates new approaches to creating worker training programs that are closely tied to current labor market needs. Learn more in this article.

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Place-Based Funding and Economic Opportunity in Smaller Cities
04/05/2017 - A just-released report summarizes a study tour of four cities that have had some revitalization since the Great Recession. This article gives an overview of the report.

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Experts Offer Strategies for Promoting Economic Growth and Mobility
04/04/2017 - The Atlanta Fed, Philadelphia Fed, and Penn Institute for Urban Research released a series of five articles reviewing strategies for promoting economic growth and mobility. This piece provides highlights of the articles.

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Webinar Will Examine Ways to Close the "Skills Gap"
04/04/2017 - In this April 13 webinar, learn about potential solutions for connecting talented workers with decent-paying jobs based on workers' demonstrated skills and competencies rather than their degree. Register for the session in this article.

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Webinar Will Examine Careers in Health Care and Opportunity Occupations
03/30/2017 - Learn about careers in health care and opportunity occupations in this April 10 webinar. Register for the session in this article.

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Last Chance to Register for Fed's March 23-24 Community Development Conference
03/14/2017 - Does early child development plus education equal a stronger economy? Plan to attend the conference to hear current research on this and other topics, register in this article.