Program on Economic Inclusion
What Is the Program on Economic Inclusion?
The Program on Economic Inclusion (PEI) is an effort to understand the obstacles to economic inclusion in the Federal Reserve’s Fourth District, as well as what approaches are promising for removing those obstacles. How can we expand opportunities for individuals to develop their potential – so that our economy is able to reach its potential? Read more.
Recent Program on Economic Inclusion FedTalk
PEI FedTalks are discussions where we seek to better understand how to foster economic inclusion, and where researchers, practitioners, policy makers, and community members can learn from one another.
Freeways and Access to Economic Opportunity
November 30, 2021
Communities through which freeways were built often had little input into the planning of freeway construction, despite the evidence that freeways created social and economic disruption for these communities. Revisiting these decisions today, what lessons might we learn for city planning that fosters economic inclusion?
Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
Professor Emeritus of City and Regional Planning
University of California, Berkeley
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