Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco

Community Development

Community Investments - Volume 8, Issue 4

Community Investments

Articles on small business lending, community development lending, and brownfields.

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Table of Contents

The Business of Small Business Lending
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Community Development Lending: Profit or Cost Center?
Karen Kollias
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Greenlining Western Brownfields
Katerina Villanueva
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Understanding Census Tracts and Block Numbering Areas
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The Case for Consortia Lending: A Day in the Life of a CRA Officer
H. Fred Mendez
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