Democratizing Data

For nearly four decades, Woodstock Institute has published and analyzed community lending data covering the Chicago region in our Community Lending Fact Books and Data Portal, making critical information on racial and economic financial disparities freely available to all....

In Lieu of a Truly Competitive Market: My Family’s Experience with Homeownership

Amber S. Hendley, Woodstock Institute’s Director of Research, writes about how her family’s experience with owning a home across several generations reflects the systemic factors underlying the Black-White racial wealth gap. A shortened version of this article appears in...