Industrial

A 50,000 Job Challenge: Creating Quality Jobs in the New Industrial New York

Who's Working on this Research?: 
Tanu Kumar

Building a more equitable economy and closing the gap in the “tale of two cities” are core objectives of Mayor de Blasio’s economic development policies. A key component of that progressive economic agenda is fostering a vibrant industrial sector for New York City by retaining...

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Urban Manufacturing
Date: 
Thursday, June 19, 2014

Making Room for Housing and Jobs

Who's Working on this Research?: 
Jen Becker

 

Making Room for Housing and Jobs examines how rezoning industrial areas to provide space for housing may actually undermine housing affordability if high-wage industrial jobs are replaced with low-wage jobs in retailing and neighborhood services. To avoid pitting housing...

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Issue Area: 
Urban Manufacturing
Date: 
Monday, May 4, 2015