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Matthew Desmond
Sociologist , Contributing writer , Author of Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City. The Eviction Lab is coming ...
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Poverty & Inequality 11h
Our online course on poverty and inequality is now open! Featuring videos from Raj Chetty, , and more!
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Gary Painter Jul 24
Replying to @just_shelter @WSJ
Maybe this will finally be the final nail as Gruber indicates. We have found similar results in a long term model
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Matthew Desmond Jul 24
Replying to @jlgolson
Depending on the size of your mortgage and the kind of reform we're talking about, it might not. But it might--and therein lies the rub.
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Matthew Desmond Jul 24
Mortgage interest tax break has 'no effect' on homeownership, study finds via
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Patrick Sharkey Jul 23
Early version of my article on effect of violence on econ mobility w Gerard Torrats-Espinosa now available online:
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Clint Smith Jul 23
You need to read this.
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Matthew Desmond Jul 23
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Matthew Desmond Jul 21
Baltimore May Join Cities Supporting Low-Income Tenants in Eviction Cases
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Most🌹Onlinest🌹Boy Jul 21
God this hurts my heart. I remember my mother stealing meat and bread from the grocery store to feed us. We have to reform this.
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Evan Soltas Jul 21
Results from an RCT: Eviction warrants drop 77% (!) when tenants have legal-aid counsel.
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Matthew Desmond Jul 21
New York just gave low-income tenants a big weapon in housing court: a lawyer via
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Matthew Desmond Jul 19
Replying to @kohenari @SenBennetCO
Totally
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Matthew Desmond Jul 19
Award for Best Coffee Table on The Hill goes to
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Carrie Fitzgerald Jul 19
Tomorrow is now today! Everyone go to this!
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Laura Kusisto Jul 17
Many of America's boom towns are paradoxically building the least new housing
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Matthew Desmond Jul 18
DC Folks! See you tomorrow!
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Matthew Desmond Jul 18
Replying to @nicktheandersen
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Sarah Ryley Jul 17
Really amazing contract gig for a senior developer w/ data viz experience to work on national evicton data project:
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Matthew Desmond Jul 17
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Matthew Desmond Jul 16
Great reporting from my home state: More renters forced from homes as affordable-housing crisis deepens
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