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Research Center Serves as Hub for Solving Urban Issues

Research Center Serves as Hub for Solving Urban Issues

Prior to the housing collapse in 2008, property values were rising steadily in neighborhood real estate markets in older cities throughout the country. In such cities experiencing revitalization, it is difficult to determine if low-income residents are pushed out, or remain in these neighborhoods, reaping the benefits of improvements, says Paul Jargowsky, a Rutgers–Camden professor […]

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Center for Urban Research and Education to Host Seminar on Choice Neighborhoods Program

Center for Urban Research and Education to Host Seminar on Choice Neighborhoods Program

A year ago, the City of Camden was awarded a Choice Neighborhoods planning grant for $300,000. The Center for Urban Research and Education (CURE) at Rutgers–Camden will host a free seminar on the successes and failures of the Choice Neighborhoods program at 12:15 p.m.  Friday, Oct. 25. Hilary Silver, a professor of sociology, urban studies, […]

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