Organization profile

Organization profile

The Institute on Metropolitan Opportunity investigates the ways that laws, policies, and practices affect development patterns in U.S. metropolitan regions, with a particular focus on the growing social and economic disparities within these areas. Through top-level scholarship, mapping, and advocacy, the Institute provides the resources that policymakers, planning officials, and community organizations need to address reform in taxation, land use, housing, metropolitan governance, and education.

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agglomeration area Social Sciences
segregation Social Sciences
low income housing Earth & Environmental Sciences
school Social Sciences
housing policy Social Sciences
taxes Social Sciences
suburb Social Sciences
equal opportunity Social Sciences

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Projects 2011 2018

Research Output 2004 2016

2 Citations (Scopus)

Taking a Holistic View of Housing Policy

Orfield, M. W., Stancil, W. H., Luce, T. & Myott, E. T., Mar 3 2016, In : Housing Policy Debate. 26, 2, p. 284-295 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

10 Citations (Scopus)

High Costs and Segregation in Subsidized Housing Policy

Orfield, M. W., Stancil, W., Luce, T. & Myott, E., Jul 3 2015, In : Housing Policy Debate. 25, 3, p. 574-607 34 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

housing policy
11 Citations (Scopus)

Regional Educational Policy Analysis: Rochester, Omaha, and Minneapolis’ Inter-District Arrangements

Finnigan, K. S., Holme, J. J., Orfield, M. W., Luce, T., Diem, S., Mattheis, A. & Hylton, N. D., Jul 6 2015, In : Educational Policy. 29, 5, p. 780-814 35 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

educational policy
agglomeration area