Rodney Harrell, PhD

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Location Washington, DC, United States
Introduction Dr. Rodney Harrell is the voice behind DrUrbanPolicy, and started this blog (and facebook/twitter feed @DrUrbanPolicy) as a complement to his work on issues of interest to people in cities, suburbs and the regions around them.

He has been a featured speaker for audiences across the U.S. and the world to discuss issues related to housing, neighborhoods, livable communities, community development, racial integration and other topics.

Dr. Harrell is an author of several publications including “Housing Older Adults: Impacts of the Recession," “Preserving Affordability and Access in Livable Communities” and “Understanding Modern Segregation: Suburbanization and the Black Middle Class”

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