Building the Path to Global Prosperity

A Center-JPMorgan Chase report explains how financial insecurity harms employers, taxpayers and the economy as well as families. Learn more

Home Lending That Works

The center's long-term study of homeownership reveals how successful affordable mortgages are made. Learn more

Turning Tax Refunds into Savings

The center's evaluation of the $aveNYC program shows how tax refunds with a savings match can help low-income taxpayers start saving and continue. Learn more

Home Energy Efficiency Reduces Mortgage Risk

Researchers find default risk one-third lower for owners of energy-efficient homes and recommend policy and regulatory changes that reflect it. Learn more

NEW RESEARCH

McDaniel speaks on student debt at 2015 Pathways to Prosperity conference
Consumer Financial Services, Education & Economic Mobility
October 13, 2015
Student Loans and Financing
MAGIC Mojo report cover
Consumer Financial Services
Research Report | July 2015
Impulse Savings: Evaluating the Impacts of MAGIC Mojo
Community Advantage Program Survey Technical Report, Owners, 2003-2014
Mortgage Finance, Research Design
Technical Report | May 2015
Community Advantage Panel Survey Technical Sampling Report: Owners, 2003-2014
Community Advantage Panel Survey Technical Sampling Report: Owners, 2003-2014
Mortgage Finance, Research Design
Technical Report | May 2015
Community Advantage Panel Survey Technical Sampling Report: Renters, 2004-2014

RECENT PRESENTATIONS & TESTIMONY

Building a Rainy Day Fund Through Impulse Savings:The Experience of MAGIC Mojo
Consumer Financial Services
Presentation | October 14, 2015
Building a Rainy Day Fund Through Impulse Savings:The Experience of MAGIC Mojo
Jessica Dorrance
Pathways to Prosperity Conference
Quercia, Pathways to Prosperity 2015
Mortgage Finance
Presentation | October 13, 2015
North Carolina Housing Post Great Recession
Roberto G. Quercia
Pathways to Prosperity 2015
4-17-15 Riley-ARES
Mortgage Finance
Presentation | April 17, 2015
The Home Maintenance and Improvement Decisions of Low-Income Homeowners
Sarah F. Riley
American Real Estate Society annual meeting, Fort Myers, Fla.
3-27-15 Quercia Harvard
Mortgage Finance
Presentation | March 27, 2015
Social Equity: Homeownership and Opportunity
Roberto G. Quercia
2015 Journalists Forum on Land and the Built Environment. Lincoln Land Institute, Neiman Foundation, Graduate School of Design, Harvard University

The UNC Center for Community Capital conducts research and policy analysis on ways to make financial services work better for more people and communities.

 

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