Urban Development at UNC-Chapel Hill and Beyond

March 21, 2019

As director of the Program on Chinese Cities, an initiative within The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s Department of City and Regional Planning to study urbanization in China, Yan Song has seen how the evolution of networks has … Continued

Expanding Small Dollar Lending for Immigrants

March 4, 2019

At a roundtable discussion in July 2018, UnidosUS partnered with the UNC Center for Community Capital and JPMorgan Chase to convene a group of stakeholders to discuss the needs, barriers and solutions to expanding the small dollar (e.g. $250-$5,000) credit … Continued

New Study Finds Innovations in Ride-Hailing to Access Health Care

January 7, 2019

  Transportation barriers prevent millions of people from accessing health care every year. Recent estimates suggest that 3.6 million Americans miss or delay nonemergency medical treatment annually, despite having health care coverage, due to lack of transportation to care facilities. … Continued

Fall 2018 Newsletter

November 13, 2018

In this issue: Striking a Balance: A National Assessment of Economic Development Incentives; Cultivating Hope: Global Change and Local Food Production in Dominica; Tift Merritt and the Lyrical Language of History and Place; Conversations at Hickerson House: Xiaodong Chen and … Continued