The Federal Reserve Bank of Boston promotes economic growth in lower-income communities by convening stakeholders, conducting research, and identifying approaches that work. Our current areas of focus are to: 1) strengthen the prospects of smaller cities in New England; 2) promote household financial stability; 3) increase community development lending; and 4) promote equal access to housing resources.
July 16, 2015
Racial Wealth Inequality at the Local and National Levels: Findings and Implications
Federal Reserve System Connecting Communities® Webinar
July 15, 2015
The State of Rural Small Business: "Tools of the Trade"
March 26, 2015
The Color of Wealth in Boston
A discussion about the urgency of addressing inequality and providing opportunity for all
2013 HMDA Data
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act data for New England
Gateway to community development resources from all 12 Federal Reserve Banks and the Federal Reserve Board of Governors