What Counts Book Release Webcast

Urban Institute   (NNIP Coordinator)

December 2014

How can we improve conditions in some of the country’s most distressed places? What Counts: Harnessing Data for America’s Communities, a new volume of essays published jointly by the Urban Institute and the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, addresses this question. Its contributors argue that the answers must be data-driven and require better collection, use, and sharing of information across sectors. Supported by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, the volume brings together authors from community development, public health, education, and related fields.

Registration is requested but not required

Panelists include:

  • Annie Donovan, CoMetrics
  • David Fleming, Public Health – Seattle & King County
  • Maggie Grieve, NeighborWorks
  • Alaina Harkness, John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
  • Bill Kelly, Stewards of Affordable Housing for the Future
  • Victor Rubin, PolicyLink