Reports and Publications

 
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
May 24, 2011
Sowing Prosperity A report by Connecticut Association for Human Services that looks at the state policies that help low-income workers and describes how state strategies can be bolstered to be...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
May 24, 2011
Trends in Family Income, Late 1980s to Mid 2000s A report from Connecticut Voices for Children that focuses on income trends and growing income disparity in Connecticut.   Read the...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
May 24, 2011
A joint report by Center on Budget and Policy Priorities and Economic Policy Institute looking at the growing income gaps between the rich and the poor for each state.  Connecticut has seen...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
May 24, 2011
A brief by the Urban Institute looking at the challenges posed by gentrification - how to allow low-income families to benefit from improved neighborhood conditions while protecting them from...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
May 24, 2011
This report for the Permanent Commission on the Status of Women uses the Connecticut Self-Sufficiency Standard to examine the families in Connecticut that are not poor enough to qualify for...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
May 24, 2011
The Urban Institute has compiled this report of facts and data related to the nation's low-income households in 2009, including information on income, family formation, housing needs, work...
Community Development, Reports and Publications
May 24, 2011
This U.S. Census Bureau report says that real median household income in the United States was $49,777 in 2009, not statistically different than 2008. The nation’s official poverty rate in...
Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
May 24, 2011
Updated guidelines published by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that are used to determine household eligibility for many government social service programs....
Community Development, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
May 24, 2011
This study of sixteen communities with extreme poverty across the country explores how this problem emerged in each particular location and what strategies can turn the trend around. One of the...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications, State News
May 24, 2011
This short 2008 report from Connecticut Voices for Children examines these recent trends in Connecticut employment, unemployment, and income to assess the health of the state economy. Read the...
 

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