In February 2007, the Metropolitan Housing and Communities Center of the Urban Institute revisited an analysis of American cities conducted in 1998. The comparative analysis below was published with a view towards showing how conditions have changed for Philadelphia and its region since the first report.
The Pew Charitable Trusts supported the study.
Download the report sections below:
Part 1 - Introduction and Findings. Pages 1- 19. (PDF, 1.1MB)
Part 2 - Annex A and B - Charts and Data Sources. 16 Pages. (PDF, 715K)
This report was supported by Pew prior to the existence of the Philadelphia Research Initiative.