The American Housing Crisis: Can Data Help?


Tom Barrett

City of Milwaukee

Stacey Gillett

Bloomberg Philanthropies

Michael Hancock

City of Denver

Denise Simmons

City of Cambridge MA

As US cities struggle with rising numbers of homeless residents and a dearth of affordable housing, Mayors and local leaders are increasingly using data and evidence to address the housing crisis through results-driven contracting with outside providers, performance management programs targeted to housing creation, blight reduction, and other data-driven tools. Can these efforts make a difference – and how?

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Format: Panel
Event Type: Session
Track: Government
Level: Advanced