2502, 2016

San Jose: The Place Where the Poor Once Thrived

By |February 25th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

February 24, 2016
The Atlantic
Alana Semuels

If there’s any place in the United States where it seems the American Dream is most attainable, it might be San Jose, according to this article. Citing research from Chris Benner […]

2901, 2016

Equitable Development and Economic Growth

By |January 29th, 2016|Categories: In the News|0 Comments

In Episode 2 of Infinite Earth Radio, a weekly podcast committed to encouraging urban equality and community building, PERE and CSII director Manuel Pastor talks about the multiple crises facing America as well as spatial, […]

2311, 2015

Twitter shout outs for “Equity, Growth, and Community”!

By |November 23rd, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |0 Comments

We are thrilled for all the positive response and overwhelming support for “Equity, Growth, and Community.”

It was wonderful seeing all of you at the PolicyLink Equity Summit book launch event in October, and again, many […]

211, 2015

In the News: “What a Metro’s Diversity Means for Economic Success”

By |November 2nd, 2015|Categories: In the News, Just Growth|Tags: , |0 Comments

Check out a great post by Oscar Perry Abello for NextCity.org on Equity, Growth, and Community: What a Metro’s Diversity Means for Economic Success.  The article widens the perspective on economic planning processes from cities […]

2610, 2015

Infographics: “Inequality By The Numbers”

By |October 26th, 2015|Categories: Graphs We Like, Infographics|Tags: , |0 Comments

This infographic spread published in the Fall 2015 issue of UCLA BluePrint Magazine (by the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs), presents charts illustrating income inequality in California, in Los Angeles, and for the nation.

Read […]

1610, 2015

“More than economics: New book explores how equality helps economies grow”

By |October 16th, 2015|Categories: In the News|0 Comments

Check out the article “More than economics: New book explores how equality helps economies grow” featured on the University of California Santa Cruz news site.  Many readers may be familiar with the fact that co-author […]