Pro-People Policies Dealing with Urban Poverty Concentration: The Case of US Mobility Programs

Author/s Francesco Chiodelli
Publishing Year 2011 Issue 2010/99
Language Italian Pages 24 P. 87-110 File size 118 KB
DOI 10.3280/ASUR2010-099006
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This paper focus on pro-people policies dealing with urban poverty concentration, i.e. policies that aims to de-concentrate poverty allowing the poor’s residential mobility by housing vouchers. After a short analysis of mobility vouchers’ characteristics, the author focus mainly on Moving to Opportunity program, providing an overview about the main strengths and weaknesses of this kind of policies.

Keywords: Urban poverty, neighborhood effects, pro-people policies, vouchers, mobility programs

Francesco Chiodelli, Le politiche <i> pro-people </i> contro la concentrazione della povertà urbana: il caso dei <i> mobility programs </i> statunitensi in "ARCHIVIO DI STUDI URBANI E REGIONALI" 99/2010, pp 87-110, DOI: 10.3280/ASUR2010-099006