News & Events


Recordings of past events related to housing:

January 30, 2024 Mansueto Colloquium: The Future of High Speed Rail, Rick Harnish, Executive Director, High Speed Rail Alliance
February 6, 2024 Mansueto Colloquium: Learning from The Chicago Neighborhood Project: Preliminary Insights from a Crowdsourced Mapping Effort Lydia Wileden, Mansueto Institute and Division of Social Sciences Postdoctoral Fellow
March 21, 2024
Crown School & Mansueto Institute Colloquium: Inclusionary Zoning in New York City: Trojan Horse or Antidote to Gentrification? Lance Freeman, Penn Integrates Knowledge Professor of City and Regional Planning, and Sociology, University of Pennsylvania
May 2, 2024 Annual Kreisman Initiative on Housing Law and Policy Symposium
Housing & Climate Change



News stories that feature Kreisman Initiative affiliated faculty, students, and staff:

City official weighs in after study claims several Detroit homes are overvalued, CBS News, featuring Christopher R. Berry

‘Study: Detroit continues to over-assess its least valuable properties,’ Michigan Public Radio, featuring Mansueto Institute and Center for Municipal Finance research

What Chicago voters need to know about ‘Bring Chicago Home,’ Crain’s Chicago Business Christopher R. Berry

‘On The Block’: Episode 304 Lydia Wileden

Can 15-Minute Cities Work in America? Bloomberg City Lab Arianna Salazar Miranda

How You Can Help Redefine Chicago’s Community Boundaries WTTW’s “Black Voices” Lydia Wileden

How do you define your neighborhood? UChicago News, Emily Talen

A New Survey Asks Chicagoans: What’s Your Neighborhood?  Chicago Magazine, Emily Talen

You can help update Chicago’s decades-old community map  Crain’s Chicago Business Emily Talen

What Are Your Neighborhood’s Borders? Study Asks Chicagoans To Weigh In  Block Club Chicago Emily Talen

Decline in Loop Property Values Could Impact Chicago Homeowners Crain’s Chicago Business, features Christopher R. Berry

All-Affordable Condo Development Offers Middle-Income Families Homes in Heart of the City WTTW’s “Chicago Tonight,” features Emily Talen

Chicago Considers Six Proposals to Revitalize LaSalle Street WBEZ’s “Reset,” features Emily Talen