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Davin Reed

Community Development Economic Advisor

Phone: (215) 574-6257
Fax: (215) 574-2512
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Davin Reed is a Community Development Economic Advisor at the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia. His research uses tools from urban and labor economics to understand how urban areas are changing and how these changes affect urban residents. His current projects address questions surrounding gentrification, evictions, housing affordability, and geographic mobility. He completed his Ph.D. in public policy at New York University in 2018. Before that, he was a research associate at the Public Policy Institute of California and at Mathematica Policy Research.

Fields of Interest

  • Housing
  • Geographic mobility
  • Place-based policies
  • Neighborhood change