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Evaluating NCCDI’s Hurricane Matthew Recovery Work

February 11, 2019

MIchael Webb–PI. This project will evaluate the North Carolina Community Development Initiative’s (NCCDI) disaster recovery work in eastern North Carolina in response to flooding from Hurricane Matthew. NCCDI’s work includes making low-cost loans to housing developers and property management companies to … Continued

Evaluating the Impacts of a Work Requirement in Public Housing

October 1, 2018

William Rohe–PI. The Charlotte Housing Authority (CHA) is one of eight Moving to Work (MTW) agencies that have adopted a work requirement. Based on our earlier evaluation showing that their work requirement led to substantial gains in employment with no increase … Continued

Jobs Plus Evaluation

April 9, 2018

William Rohe–PI. In 1998, HUD and Manpower Demonstration Research Corporation (MDRC) launched the Jobs Plus Public Housing Revitalization Initiative (Jobs Plus) to raise and sustain the level of employment and earnings among residents of public housing developments. Implemented properly, and sustained, … Continued