Sliding to the Trough: Urban Hardship Trends Before the Great Recession
Publication Date: November 2009
Publisher(s): Nelson A. Rockefeller Institute of Government
Keywords: Metropolitan Areas; Urban Hardship
Coverage: United States
As widely recognized, America's cities and suburbs are mired in the deepest recession in more than a generation. Less understood is that conditions in the nation's metro areas were worsening before the recession hit. This Institute report details how, and which areas suffered most.