Study: Housing segregation, all-white enclaves dying out


A study by two economics professors found that residential segregation in urban America has been curtailed significantly over the past 40 years, although they caution that fair housing isn’t the same as equal opportunity.

More than 40 years after the federal government enacted fair-housing legislation and the Great Migration of blacks from the South began to ebb, residential segregation in metropolitan America has been curtailed significantly, according to a report released Monday…

Source: http://www.seattletimes.com

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