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CEDRIC's mission is to foster research related to community and economic development issues.
Last Updated: 08/14/15

Upcoming Events

CEDRIC serves as a system-wide clearinghouse for upcoming forums, conferences, seminars and workshops across the country. Events are listed in chronological order.

Revisiting the Promise and Problems of Inner City Economic Development

September 15-16, 2015
Detroit, Michigan

Please join us for an inner city Economic Summit, hosted by the W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research, Economic Development Quarterly and Sage, the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and the Initiative for a Competitive Inner City (ICIC).The Summit will feature a keynote address by Harvard Business School Professor Michael Porter, as well as a number of sessions highlighting new research and discussing practitioner experiences on various aspects of inner city business development.

Learn more and register by visiting http://www.icic.org/. If you have questions, call Claudette Robey at (269) 385-0469 or email W.E. Upjohn Institute directly.

Call for Papers for Intent vs. Impact: Evaluating Individual- and Community-Based Programs

November 16-17, 2015
Dallas, Texas

Empirical Economics, subject to the usual referee process.

The deadline to submit abstracts is June 15. Visit the Dallas Fed's website for more information and submission guidelines. The deadline to submit abstracts is June 15.

2016 National Interagency Community Reinvestment Conference

February 7-10, 2016
Los Angeles, CA

Please save the date for this premier training and networking event for community development professionals, including CRA officers and staff from CDFIs, nonprofits and government agencies. Sponsored by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency and the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s CDFI Fund, this conference will feature innovations in community development policy and practice, CRA examination training, and community development tours of Los Angeles.

Registration is coming in fall 2015. Curious about what to expect? Check out highlights from our 2014 program.