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Public Finance/CFO Forum 2021

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Join us for virtual plenaries on State and Local Government issues with Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer and Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot

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Public Finance Note

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Read the the inaugural newsletter of the Milken Institute’s new Program for Excellence and Equity in Public Finance (P-FIN).

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Stories from the Field: Robert Blaine, PhD

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The Milken Institute talks with Robert Blaine, PhD, Chief Administration Officer, City of Jackson, Mississippi about his unconventional career, Jackson's economic development challenges, and how communities can utilize financial innovation tools.

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Center for Financial Markets and COVID-19

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Working to fill the widening gaps for individuals and businesses in low–and moderate–income communities as a result of COVID-19.

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Conducting research and constructing programs designed to facilitate the smooth and efficient operation of financial markets—to help ensure that they are fair and available to those who need them when they need them.

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A Look at Capital Access in the US

Financial capital fuels businesses and shapes the livelihoods of the population.

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Only 20 percent of businesses in the US are minority-owned despite the fact that minorities make up 40 percent of the population.

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52.3 million Americans live in economically distressed communities. Between 2000 and 2015, more than half of these communities experienced a decline in both number of jobs and businesses.

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Over two-thirds of job growth comes from small businesses, for whom the most important variable for success is access to capital.

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