Focus on Residential Segregation
This Page One Economics essay explains redlining was the practice of selectively classifying neighborhoods as most likely to default on repayment of a mortgage loan.
Focus on Home Values
This lesson plan provides instructions on building the graph below and includes prompts for both in-class and out-of-class assignments.
Storytelling with Data and FRED Interactive Modules
Quiz Yourself on the Economic Consequences of Redlining
Q1. Between 1994 and 2020, which two racial and/or ethnic groups had the lowest rates of homeownership?
Q2. Between 1994 and 2020, which racial group had the highest rate of homeownership?
Q1. Between 2003 and 2019, which racial group’s estimated market value of owned home was the lowest?
Q2. Between 2003 and 2019, which racial group’s estimated market value of owned home was the highest?
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