Reconciling People and Place in Housing and Community Development Policy
Nestor M. Davidson
Fordham University School of Law
March 4, 2010
Georgetown Journal on Poverty Law Policy, Vol. 16, No. 1, 2009
U of Colorado Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-09
In housing and community development theory, scholars have long debated tensions between place-based policies and those that focus on fostering mobility. In practice, this is a false dichotomy and this essay explores ways in which place-based policies change the calculus of mobility, while mobility policies deeply shape both the communities people seek and those they leave behind.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 11
Keywords: housingAccepted Paper Series
Date posted: March 5, 2010
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