As part of 2016's Consumer Federation of America's
Financial Services Conference
An examination of the impactRead more
of the City of Chicago's
Vacant building ordinance
Woodstock analysis revealsRead more
that while purchase applications are down origination rates are up.
Refinance applications are dramatically lower.
Theory of Change, Part III: Equitable Lending and Investments
It has been a busy and productive 2016 here at Woodstock Institute. What follows is far from an exhaustive account of Woodstock’s policy and research activities over the year. It’s just a quick survey of some of the “greatest hits.”
This past year was a doozy! We made some significant progress on many fronts (see our Year in Review and below), but now much of that progress is threatened by the results of the election and the likelihood that people hostile to Woodstock Institute’s financial justice mission will be holding the reins of power. We are determined to defend and extend our progress and fight hard next year.
RT @greenhousenyt: Mnuchin failed to disclose $95 million in assets. When a 90-year-old woman underpaid by 27 cents, he took her house. htt…