Address emerging and critical issues in community development. Our goal is to provide information on topics that will be useful to the many actors involved in community development—governments, nonprofits, financial institutions, and beneficiaries.
Resources from the Fed that may help inform your work as community development practitioners, researchers, bankers, and policymakers.
The Federal Reserve conducts ongoing surveys on the challenges that low- to moderate-income communities and the entities that serve them are facing during the pandemic.
An electronic compilation of short articles that address community and economic development trends, issues, and events. Team members from the Atlanta Fed’s community and economic development department author the articles, which are published on a continual basis.
We partner with other Reserve Banks and organizations on research and the examination of best practices relevant to community and economic development practitioners.
Workforce Currents presents expert research on employment policy and labor market issues affecting low- and medium-income people and communities. Articles offer policymakers, workforce development experts, and others information they can use to help workers gain the support and skills they need to be competitive and succeed.