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Strategies for Legacy Cities Articulated in Lincoln Institute Report
June 25, 2013
Strategies for rebuilding struggling cities are articulated in the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy's Regenerating America's Legacy Cities report. Authors Alan Mallach and Lavea Brachman (Mallach authored The American Assembly's Rebuilding America's Legacy Cities and Brachman is a longtime Assembly affiliate) stress capitalizing on assets like downtown areas, stable neighborhoods, and universities. This report builds on the issues of new models of governance, export activity, and enhanced regional and metropolitan relationships that are covered in the following two reports:
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Uncommon Common Ground: Race and America's Future
A wide-ranging, pragmatic, and in-depth volume that covers the persistently divisive issues surrounding race in America, with contributions from Angela Blackwell, Stewart Kwoh, Manuel Pastor, Van Jones and Allen Crouch, among others. The authors address evolving and emerging topics such as the future of work and metropolitan communities, immigrant integration, and effective educational structures.