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Spillover Benefits of Park Proximity

Ethan Sleeman

Investing in green space and park creation has enormous benefits.


2020 created deep uncertainty for all organizations, including credit unions.

Community Social Impact with Dr. Nguyen

How to measure and expand credit unions’ social impact to help develop a strategic advantage in the communities they serve.

Carolina Tracker: A Resource for Recovery

The Carolina Tracker website features timely stories, datasets and visualizations based on 30 different economic, social and transportation indicators for all 100 counties in North Carolina.

Nguyen Named Research Fellow at Filene Research Institute Center of Excellence for Community Social Impact

Dr. Mai tai Nguyen

Nguyen will lead a five-year project to expand knowledge on the practice and impact of credit union’s social and community development efforts through original and applied research.

Humanities for the Public Good Graduate Fellow

Pierce Holloway

Fellows hold skill-building placements with local cultural institutions, on or off campus, which serve or collaborate with publics beyond UNC.


Emil Malizia

How can major urban employment centers within cities recover and also become more just and egalitarian places?

Quercia Retires as Director of UNC Center for Community Capital

Roberto Quarcia

During his tenure as director, Quercia engaged in research projects in the areas of low-income homeownership, mortgage lending, subprime and predatory lending, and financial services issues.

Response to the Pandemic: Service Industry

DCRP faculty member

Strategies for reducing the impact of the coronavirus on the service industry.

Creative Placemaking

DCRP faculyt member Andrew Whittemore

The theme of Carolina Planning Journal’s 41st volume back in 2016 was, Just Creativity. DCRP Associate Professor Andrew Whittemore reviewed the literature on placemaking from that issue and explores w … Read more