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Emily A. Benfer, Robert Koehler, Alyx …
June 10, 2022
Assessing State Eviction Prevention Policies in Response to COVID-19
We describe and analyze the unprecedented eviction prevention housing policies enacted at the state level in response to COVID-19, where protections worked very differently from state to state.
April 6, 2022
Eviction cases on the rise as Hawaii tenants struggle to stay in their homes
Amy Rivo said she was given a notice to evict as soon as the moratorium ended in October. "They were essentially telling me I would be homeless a week before Christmas," she said.
Read more at KITV
Peter Hepburn, Devin Q. Rutan, and …
March 23, 2022
Uncovering the Suburban Eviction Crisis
Eviction is often seen as a city problem. This overlooks what’s going on outside of inner cities, leaving us blind to eviction patterns in suburban areas.
Lori Teresa Yearwood
March 14, 2022
Evictions Are Back. Black Renters Are Suffering the Most—Again.
In Indianapolis, like many American cities, the long shadow of segregation continues to punish Black neighborhoods—to the disproportionate benefit of white landlords.
Read more at The New Republic
March 11, 2022
When Attending College Means Losing Your Home
Nearly 60 percent of U.S. college students reported struggling to meet basic needs—including food and housing—during the past year, with Black and Latinx students both more likely to need aid and less likely to get it.
Read more at The Progressive
Peter Hepburn, Olivia Jin, Joe Fish, …
March 8, 2022
Preliminary Analysis: Eviction Filing Patterns in 2021
Over the last two years, the federal government intervened in the eviction crisis in a serious and unprecedented way. Our data show that that intervention has paid off.
Lori Teresa Yearwood
December 29, 2021
The Bill for My Homelessness Was $54,000
Coming back to the world of the housed meant first having to navigate an obstacle course of fees and fines that I had incurred while homeless.
Read more at The New York Times
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