Where to build low-income housing

Which Neighborhoods Win by Building Affordable Housing?

Report on a working paper from the National Bureau of Economic Research that discusses where low-income housing produces the greatest good.

If higher-income households chose to live in poor neighborhoods, they were actually willing to pay a larger percentage of their housing cost to live near the newly built affordable buildingsā€”in both high- and low-minority areas.
— Tanvi Misra, CityLab