Media Coverage


Media coverage of my research
"How a Group of Student Debtors Took on Their Banks—and Won" By Aaron Ross Coleman, GQ. 10.8.19

"When Your Neighborhood Gets a Corporate Rebrand" By Raechel A. Portelli, CityLab. 4.23.19

"The ‘heartbreaking’ decrease in black homeownership" By Troy McMullen, The Washington Post. 2.28.19

"A new study suggests that high college costs may have exacerbated the foreclosure crisis" By Jillian Berman, MarketWatch. 8.9.18

"Sending your kids to college increases the chances you’ll lose your house" By Andrew Van Dam, The Washington Post. 8.6.18

"It can cost more for a checking account if you’re black or Latino, study says" By Tracy Jan, The Washington Post. 6.21.18

"The Tax on Black and Brown Customers When Dealing With Community Banks" By Brentin Mock and David Montgomery, CITYLAB. 6.21.18

"What Do Real Estate Agents Have to Do With Segregation?" By Katie Moritz, SDPB Radio. 11.8.17

"Study: NY brokers are ultra-concentrated in white and Asian neighborhoods, furthering segregation" By Nathan Tempey, Brick Underground. 10.16.17

"Estimated Gains in Home Equity Varied by Racial and Ethnic Groups before and during the Great Recession" How Housing Matters. 3.7.17

"As White Homeowners Enjoy the Fruits of the Economic Recovery, Wealthy Black Households Fall Further Behind Due to Institutional Racism" By David Love, Atlanta Black Star. 5.3.16

"Around Atlanta, the housing recovery’s great divide is in stark black and white" By Emily Badger, The Washington Post. 5.1.16

"What happened when researchers posted fake iPhone ads online from people in poor neighborhoods?" By Emily Badger, The Washington Post. 4.7.15

"Neighborhood stigma affects online transactions" Science Daily. 4.6.15

"Where You Live Could Affect How Easy It Is to Sell Your iPhone on Craigslist" Next City. 4.6.15

"No, Americans Are Not All To Blame for the Financial Crisis Exposing the big lie of the post-crash economy" By Dean Starkman, New Republic. 3.9.14

"Real estate market remains biased" USA Today. 9.1.2013

"The Dramatic Racial Bias of Subprime Lending During the Housing Boom" By Emily Badger, CityLab. 8.16.13

"Getting A Loan Is Just As Easy For African-American Females As White Males, Study Shows" The Huffington Post. 8.13.13

"Minorities unfairly pushed into subprime, study finds" Mortgage Professional America Magazine. 8.12.13

After Sandy: The Seminar.” The Brian Lehrer Show, WNYC New York. 6.4.13

Interviews and other media appearances
"Presidential candidate Kamala Harris has a student debt forgiveness plan...but it’s complicated" By Annie Nova, CNBC. 7.31.19

"Bronx Food Revival Is Rewriting The Playbook On Gentrification" By Richard Morgan, The Salt: NPR. 10.26.18

"A Revival of Black Business, and Pride, in Brooklyn" By Richard Morgan, The New York Times. 6.17.18

"When Gentrification Is a Mental Health Issue" By Marcia Robiou, CityLab 3.27.18

"Trump's Urban Agenda" NY1 Inside City Hall. 12.7.16