The Federal Reserve Bank of New York works to promote sound and well-functioning financial systems and markets through its provision of industry and payment services, advancement of infrastructure reform in key markets and training and educational support to international institutions.
The Outreach & Education function engages, empowers and educates the public in the Second District. Our outreach mission furthers the Bank’s commitment to the region by listening to the communities we serve and developing programs, analysis and sponsored conferences and clinics to help meet their needs. Our education mission aims to advance public knowledge about the Federal Reserve System and its role in the economy.
Housing in the New Marketplace: Policy Issues and Solutions International Housing Conference
March 20, 2003
Session Description This conference addressed recent demographic changes in major cities worldwide and the impact these shifts have had on urban housing policies. Panelists from the United States, Europe, and Australia provided insight and commentary on strategies for developing affordable housing in competitive markets and for identifying new land use opportunities for future growth.
Sponsored by the New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development, the OECD (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development), the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, and the Furman Center for Real Estate and Urban Policy at New York University.