Tag: Paul Jargowsky

Make it Count: Researcher Says Pandemic is Prime Example Why U.S. Census Is So Important

Make it Count: Researcher Says Pandemic is Prime Example Why U.S. Census Is So Important

Paul Jargowsky, director of the Center for Urban Research and Education, explains that the coronavirus pandemic is a prime example why the decennial survey is so important.

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We’re Counting on You: Researcher Explains Importance of Participating in U.S. 2020 Census

We’re Counting on You: Researcher Explains Importance of Participating in U.S. 2020 Census

Paul Jargowsky, director of the Center for Urban Research and Education, explains the importance of participating in the U.S. 2020 Census.

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Research Center Receives National Science Foundation Grant to Study Causes of Concentrated Poverty

Research Center Receives National Science Foundation Grant to Study Causes of Concentrated Poverty

By Tom McLaughlin In summer 2013, a groundbreaking report by the Center for Urban Research and Education (CURE) at Rutgers University–Camden and The Century Foundation revealed that concentrated poverty has increased by 50 percent since 2000, and more than 11 million Americans now reside in neighborhoods where at least two in every five households live […]

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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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Rutgers–Camden Professor Selected as Penn Institute for Urban Research Scholar

Rutgers–Camden Professor Selected as Penn Institute for Urban Research Scholar

Paul Jargowsky, director of the Center for Urban Research and Education (CURE) at Rutgers–Camden, has been selected as a Penn Institute for Urban Research (Penn IUR) Scholar at the University of Pennsylvania. The institute brings together the world’s foremost urban practitioners and policymakers to focus on critical issues affecting cities. “I am honored and excited […]

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