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IRRPP's New Report Featured On WBBM, Univision Chicago

A WBBM Newsradio online story details findings from the Institute for Research on Race and Public Policy’s new report on the wealth gap among the Chicago area middle class. Univision Chicago also interviewed report co-author Iván Arenas,…

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UPP Welcomes Dr. Ana Peric-Momcilovic, Fulbright Visiting Scholar

Department of Urban Planning and Policy welcomes Dr. Ana Peric-Momcilovic, lecturer at ETH Zurich and research fellow at the University of Belgrade. Ana was awarded Fulbright Visiting Scholar grant to conduct research on “Place-based…

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IRRPP's Amanda Lewis Recaps New Report On WBEZ

WBEZ’s “Reset” featured a segment with Amanda Lewis, director of the Institute for Research on Race and Public Policy, professor of Black studies and sociology, and distinguished professor of liberal arts and sciences, and…

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Chicago's Racial Wealth Gap Examined In New IRRPP Report

To help the public better understand why the middle class experience in Chicago differs across racial groups, the University of Illinois Chicago’s Institute for Research on Race and Public Policy, or IRRPP, has…