Research Network on Building Resilient Regions

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About this Research Network

Funded from 2006 to the present.

The Foundation’s Network on Building Resilient Regions seeks to expand our knowledge base about how regional actions shape the response to major national economic and demographic challenges.   Read More

Research

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Study Links Equity to Sustained Economic Growth

Metropolitan regions that are more equal and integrated with respect to income, race, and place are more likely to sustain economic growth over time, according to a study by the MacArthur Research Network on Building Resilient ... Read More 

Regional Resilience in the Face of Foreclosures

The foreclosure crisis is an opportunity to reorient housing strategies, according to a report by researchers, elected officials, and housing practitioners, who examined home mortgage foreclosures in six metropolitan regions for the National League of Cities. Read More 

Contact Information

Network Chair

Margaret Weir, Ph.D.
Director
University of California, Berkeley
Berkeley, CA