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Upcoming talks in April and May

Upcoming talks in April and May

D.C. Policy Center Executive Director Yesim Sayin Taylor will be speaking at three upcoming events in April and May: April…

Schools in the Neighborhood, Summary

Schools in the Neighborhood, Summary

The D.C. Policy Center report “Schools in the Neighborhood: Can Neighborhood Characteristics Explain Enrollment at In-Boundary Schools?” examines the connections…

Is maglev right for D.C.?

Is maglev right for D.C.?

Last decade’s excitement about the prospect of high-speed rail in the United States gave way to disappointment over project cancellations…

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The D.C. Policy Center is an independent policy and research center. We provide analysis on policies issues that affect the District of Columbia with a singular focus on the District’s economy and demographics. Our work covers topics such as job creation, affordable housing for middle- and low-income residents, workforce development, infrastructure and transportation, and alleviating poverty.