University of Wisconsin–Madison

Neighborhood Effects

“Neighborhood effects” are the ways in which where a person lives affects their opportunities and choices.

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Impact of Government Programs Adopted During the New Deal on Residential Segregation Today

  • Jacob Faber, and edited by Anna Sucsy
  • Fast Focus Policy Brief
  • February 2021
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Crime-free housing ordinances and eviction

  • Kathryn Ramsey Mason
  • Focus on Poverty & Classroom Supplement
  • December 2020
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A history of residential segregation in the United States

  • Focus on Poverty & Classroom Supplement
  • March 2019
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Segregation and subprime lending within and across metropolitan areas

  • Jackelyn Hwang, Michael Hankinson, and Kreg Steven Brown
  • Focus on Poverty & Classroom Supplement
  • March 2019
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Neighborhood poverty and school readiness

  • Fast Focus Policy Brief
  • January 2018
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Can Your Neighborhood Affect Your Health?

  • Mustafa Hussein
  • Podcasts
  • January 2018
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Poverty, neighborhood, and school setting

  • Focus on Poverty & Classroom Supplement
  • Spring/Summer 2017