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6.3 million borrowers who could have obtained loans under reasonable lending standards were not served from 2009 to 2015.
Interviews with 80 survivors of human trafficking reveal their steps to accessing justice and the barriers standing in the way.
America's eviction crisis has long been rooted in anecdotal, city-specific information because of a lack of national data.
A recent proposal would allow new parents to trade future Social Security benefits for a few months of paid leave.
Spending on instructional materials decreased more than 30 percent in Oklahoma and Kentucky over the past 15 years.
Structural forces in our society push some groups of people into poorer, sicker, and shorter lives.
The recent congressional budget deal will substantially increase funding for the Child Care and Development Fund.
Traditional credit scoring does not account for borrowers who pay their rent on time month after month.
A postcrisis burst of innovation is bringing exciting changes to a variety of traditional financial services.
The traditional 9-to-5 day at a single employer isn’t a reality for many workers.

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Ten Years after the Crash

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Ten Years after the Crash

What has changed since the 2008 financial crisis, and what have we learned?

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Critical Value: An Urban Institute Podcast

Experts discuss the best available data and evidence on topics that matter.

Structural Racism in America

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Structural Racism in America

Public policies, institutional practices, and cultural narratives perpetuate our country's racial inequalities. 

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