About the Kinder Institute for Urban Research

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The Urban Edge blog is a product of the Kinder Institute for Urban Research at Rice University in Houston, Texas.

Rice University’s Kinder Institute for Urban Research is a “think and do” tank that advances understanding of the challenges facing Houston and other urban centers through research, policy analysis and public outreach. By collaborating with civic and political leaders, the Kinder Institute aims to help Houston and other cities.

Program areas for the Kinder Institute include:

Community Bridges

Houston Education Research Consortium (HERC)

Kinder Houston Area Survey

Local Elections in America Project (LEAP)

National Network of Education Research Practice Partnership (NNERPP)

Program for the Study of Ethnicity, Race and Culture (PSERC)

Urban Development, Transportation and Placemaking (DT&P)

Urban Disparity and Opportunity

Urban Health Program (UHP)

Urban and Metropolitan Governance

 

Learn more at http://kinder.rice.edu/.

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