What @sog_ced is reading online: February 2017

The following are articles and reports on the web that the Community and Economic Development Program at the UNC School of Government shared through social media over the past month. Follow us on twitter or facebook to receive regular updates.

Items of interest related to CED in North Carolina:

Why hasn’t North Carolina’s “largest, shovel-ready industrial site” landed a major company yet? ‪http://bit.ly/2kuvAYC 

Over 377,000 North Carolina renter households experienced severe cost burdens and other housing-related issues in 2013, says report. http://unc.live/2mpl2vK

School of Government faculty member Tyler Mulligan proposes a framework for judicial scrutiny of government subsidies for private development in the Harvard Law & Policy Review: ‪http://bit.ly/2lMmeb5 

Other CED items:

Thought manufacturing job losses were bad? Harvard Business School asks: could future service sector job losses be worse? http://hbs.me/2mpjZvS

Federal Reserve Bank post examines how where you live impacts the availability and accessibility of good paying jobs that don’t require bachelor’s degree: http://bit.ly/2mplQ3w

Research finds large corporate landlords more likely to evict tenants than small landlords in Atlanta: http://bit.ly/2m8YsGX

Report asks: Are there enough building code inspectors to keep development safe and on pace? https://t.co/h9CPZOuiGr

Op-ed explains the technical reasons why cellular technology (like 4G and next generation 5G) can’t reach rural areas without fiber backbone. ‪http://bit.ly/2l4iPBu 

Last month’s edition of “What @sog_ced is reading….” http://ced.sog.unc.edu/what-sog_ced-is-reading-on-the-web-january-2017/

Compiled by Marcia Perritt

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