140312_LegislativeAdvocacy101_Eccles.pdf Presented by Courtney Eccles at the 2014 National Community Reinvestment Coalition conference in Washington, DC.
Community Development Financial Institutions, New Market Tax Credits, Revolving Loan Funds, and Equity Investors as Sources of Business Capital in Appalachia, 2007 and 2010
ARC Webinar 131203 SMC.pdf Presented by Spencer Cowan on December 9, 2013.
131126 CFA Payday_Installment Regs.pdf Presented by Courtney Eccles at the CFA High-Cost Credit and Payday Loan Summit on December 4, 2013.
130905_data_portal_training.pdf Presented by Dan Fair on September 5, 2013 at Woodstock Institute’s office.
Rainbow Push Economic Conditions 130518 Cowan.pdf Presentation by Vice President Spencer Cowan on Chicago area economic indicators for the Rainbow Push Coalition.
Rainbow Push Economic Conditions 130518 Cowan.pdf Presentation by Spencer Cowan on real estate trends on indicators such as foreclosures, vacant properties, population, and mortgage origination.
KAM slides 130501.pdf Woodstock President Dory Rand presented to the KAM Isaiah Israel on causes of inequality in housing, financial services, and retirement security, trends in home equity and outstanding mortgage debt, and how communities of color and low-income...
Presentation for the 2013 National Community Reinvestment Coalition Conference in Washington, D.C. Spencer Cowan presented on Woodstock Institute’s “Unequal Opportunity” report, which identified disparities in lending for women in the Chicago six-county region.
IABG Retirement Savings Presentation 121116 Cowan.pdf Presentation for the 2012 Illinois Asset Building Group Conference. Spencer Cowan presented on sources of retirement income and recent trends, access to employment-based retirement savings plans in Illinois, and policy recommendations.
IABG Negative Equity Presentation 121116 Cowan.pdf Presentation for the 2012 Illinois Asset Building Group Conference. Spencer Cowan presented on foreclosures in the Chicago region, the impacts of negative equity, inherent risks of mortgage finance, and disparate impact on communities...