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Managing Director Ben Metcalf Interviewed on Bending the Arc
October 22, 2020
Ben Metcalf, current Managing Director of the Terner Center for Housing Innovation at UC Berkeley and former Director of the California Department of Housing and Community Development speaks to Mark Joseph about his What Works essay, “California For All: How State Action Can Foster Inclusive Mixed-Income Communities.”

NIMC Launches New Podcast - Bending the Arc
October 22, 2020
Bending The Arc explores the everyday work of creating inclusive, equitable and racially just communities. This podcast spotlights bold thinking and action by creative, passionate, experienced thinkers and actors from cities and communities around the US and Canada. Several episodes feature guests who contributed essays to the What Works volume, all episodes can be found on Spotify and Apple podcasts as well as several other streaming platforms.

Three Local Policy Innovations that Promote Inclusive, Equitable Mixed-Income Communities
By Amy T. Khare
September 21, 2020
Making inclusion and equity a reality in more American metropolitan areas is possible. Doing so requires innovations in local, regional, and state policies related to mixed-income communities.

New Essay Highlights Need and Plan for Black Father Empowerment
What Works author Clinton Boyd, Jr.’s co-authored essay with Deirdre Oakley is featured by the Samuel Dubois Cook Center on Social Equity at Duke University. This piece highlights the essays key arguments. 
The Geography of Mixed-Income Neighborhoods
By Elizabeth Kneebone, Carolina Reid, and Natalie Holmes
September 13, 2019
What Works authors Elizabeth Kneebone, Carolina Reid, and Natalie Holmes adapt their essay for this blog post exploring the  geographic trends of mixed-income housing in the  U.S and the implications it has for the field.
National Council of State Housing Agencies (NCSHA) Washington Report
By Stockton Williams
August 23, 2019
Stockton Williams, early champion of the What Works Volume, outlines the connection between three What Works essays, authored by Ben Metcalf, Bryan Grady and Carlie Boos, and Robin Synderman and Antonio Riley, and the key role of HFAs. 
Prioritizing Inclusion and Equity in the Next Generation of Mixed-Income Communities
By Amy T. Khare and Mark L. Joseph
July 12, 2019
What Works Volume co-editors Mark Joseph and Amy Khare discuss their vision for promoting inclusion and equity in mixed-income communities.

What Works for Building and Sustaining Mixed-Income Communities: A Perspective from the Development Community
April 24, 2020
ULI Americas highlights an essay contribution from two ULI members, Vicki Davis and Daryl Carter working with ULI Terwilliger Center staff Rosie Hepner.