Changing Neighborhoods for Better or Worse
February 2, 2016
- Economy & Public Budgets
- Inequality & the Middle Class
- Social Issues
- Race & Ethnicity
- Cities & Regions
- Public Sector Reforms
- American Democracy
Jackelyn Hwang discusses gentrification in America - how race and class impact who moves where and when. How can decision-makers encourage investment that protects long-time residents?
For more on this topic
- Read her American Sociological Review article, "Divergent Pathways of Gentrification: Racial Inequality and the Social Order of Renewal in Chicago Neighborhoods."
- Read her two-page brief, How "Gentrification" in American Cities Maintains Racial Inequality and Segregation.