Explains the differences between income inequality, income polarization, and poverty, and describes how they are measured.
Connecting the Power of People to the Power of Place: How Community-Based Organizations Influence Neighbourhood Collective Agency, NCRP Research Paper, 2016
Analysis and maps of neighbourhood change trends over a twenty-five year period for 8 metropolitan areas & for 2006
Two presentations from the May 2015 University of Toronto forum
Trends in the gap between rich and poor in the Vancouver area and how they play out spatially by municipality and neighbourhood.
This report documents the changing overall spatial patterning of wealthy, poor, and middle-income neighbourhoods in the Montréal metropolitan area.
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This report provides an analysis of the income inequality and income polarization trends within the Halifax region over the period 1970 to 2010.
Check out the online digital version of The Three Cities Within Toronto: Income Polarization Among Toronto’s Neighbourhoods, 1970-2005.
This report explores the continuum of inadequate housing, risk of homelessness, and visible homelessness among families in Toronto’s Inner suburb highrises.
How can European cities benefit from diversity? How is Toronto doing and what are the lessons for other cities?
This report documents changes over the past 12 years in Winnipeg’s rooming houses in two neighbourhoods.
Watch the TVO interview with David Hulchanski discussing his research team’s extensive research on ‘Toronto’s Three Cities’…
A typology of neighbourhoods based on 30 variables from the 2006 census related to economic, family, immigrant and housing status.
A report on social infrastructure with a focus on Scarborough. Action must take place within and beyond the neighbourhood scale.
Canadian cities are becoming less equal, and more polarized, at a host of different spatial scales. This report examines changes and trends, 1970 to 2005.
An extended version of a presentation about the NHS made at the September 2014 forum Enforced Ignorance.