Tracing the Legacy of Redlining: A New Method for Tracking the Origins of Housing Segregation

Eighty years after the Home Owners Loan Corporation (HOLC) formally drew its redlining maps, those neighborhoods are still high minority population areas with the highest rates of vacancy in their metropolitan areas.

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Adding Robust Consideration of Race to Community Reinvestment Act Regulations: An Essential and Constitutional Proposal

It is time for regulators to incorporate an explicit focus on race in core CRA regulations and examination procedures. This should and can be done in a manner that complements, and does not in any way supplant, the longstanding focus on LMI.

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Redlining and Neighborhood Health

A new study compared 1930’s maps of government-sanctioned lending discrimination zones with current census and public health data.