Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco

Community Development

Community Development Policy Briefing: The Suburbanization of Poverty
Confronting the New Metropolitan Poverty Landscape: Video

This briefing focused on rising suburban poverty and the phenomenon's implications for public policy and community development. The event highlighted the latest research on the topic and offered a chance to hear how local organizations are responding to suburban poverty here in the Bay Area.

View the presentation slides (pdf, 13.1 mb)


Alan Berube
The Brookings Institution