October 9, 2015
Friday’s Government Reports Roundup
- The National Resource Network, NYU Wagner and the Urban Institute released a report, Striking a (Local) Grand Bargain, “that offers a new way for cities and anchor institutions to collaborate on projects.” Anchor institutions include universities, medical centers and hospitals.
- The National Academy of Science released a policy note, which found that the life expectancy gap has expanded between the wealthy and the working class.
- The Lincoln Institute released report, Inclusionary Housing, finding that inclusionary zoning can reduce economic segregation.
- The Government Accountability Office released report, Pay for Success: Collaboration among Federal Agencies Would Be Helpful as Governments Explore New Financing Mechanisms, on Social Impact Bonds (SIBs).