May 9–10, 2019
The Federal Reserve System’s eleventh biennial Community Development Research Conference will explore ways to strengthen and widen paths to the middle class. The decade since the foreclosure crisis and the Great Recession has seen a marked change in the ways to achieve and maintain a middle class life. For many Americans, the traditional paths—attending college, buying a home, and saving for retirement—may now be out of reach or may never have been enough to guarantee financial security.
The conference will explore the latest research on ways to renew the promise of the middle class including:
Please mark your calendars, and we look forward to seeing you next year at the conference. Registration details will be available later this year.
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