Open Access. Powered by Scholars. Published by Universities.®

Urban Studies and Planning Commons

Open Access. Powered by Scholars. Published by Universities.®

Articles 1 - 5 of 5

Full-Text Articles in Urban Studies and Planning

Economic Inequality And Public Policy: The Power Of Place, Peter Dreier, Todd Swanstrom, John Mollenkopf Dec 2002

Economic Inequality And Public Policy: The Power Of Place, Peter Dreier, Todd Swanstrom, John Mollenkopf

UEP Faculty & UEPI Staff Scholarship

No abstract provided.


The Spoiled Brats Of Summer, Peter Dreier, Kelly Candaele Aug 2002

The Spoiled Brats Of Summer, Peter Dreier, Kelly Candaele

UEP Faculty & UEPI Staff Scholarship

No abstract provided.


Looking Back On The Center For Food & Justice's Los Angeles Fresh Food Access And Nutrition Education Project, Michelle Mascarenhas Jul 2002

Looking Back On The Center For Food & Justice's Los Angeles Fresh Food Access And Nutrition Education Project, Michelle Mascarenhas

UEP Faculty & UEPI Staff Scholarship

No abstract provided.


The Persistence Of L.A.'S Grocery Gap: The Need For A New Food Policy And Approach To Market Development, Amanda Shaffer May 2002

The Persistence Of L.A.'S Grocery Gap: The Need For A New Food Policy And Approach To Market Development, Amanda Shaffer

UEP Faculty & UEPI Staff Scholarship

This report chronicles the gap between the number of supermarkets located in low-income and inner city communities versus middle and upper-income, and suburban communities in Los Angeles. Chapter 1 highlights the discrepancies in access to supermarkets according to household income and racial make up of the surrounding neighborhood, and details how the gap affects price and quality. Chapter 2 describes the potential health ramifications of a diet affected by limited access to fresh, affordable, healthy foods. Chapter 3 explores various factors that have been identified as key barriers for supermarket investment in low-income communities. Chapter 4 then explores opportunities and ...


Social Justice Philanthropy: Can We Get More Bang For The Buck?, Peter Dreier Jan 2002

Social Justice Philanthropy: Can We Get More Bang For The Buck?, Peter Dreier

UEP Faculty & UEPI Staff Scholarship

No abstract provided.