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Race, Class, and Politics in the Cappuccino City, a new book from MPC Director Derek Hyra
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The Metropolitan Policy Center (MPC) was created in the Fall of 2014 within the School of Public Affairs at American University (AU). MPC serves as the metropolitan and urban research hub on AU's campus. MPC's mission is to create knowledge and propose solutions to our 21st century metropolitan and urban challenges. The insights gained through the Center are disseminated to policy makers, think tanks, foundations, nonprofits, community groups and academic and mainstream media outlets.

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October 25th, 2017 -- Georgetown University: Professor Derek Hyra gave a talk today to a group of scholars in the Sociology Department at Georgetown University in White Gravenor Hall.

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Derek Hyra discusses his work researching gentrification urban development in D.C.

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Podcast Featuring SPA Faculty Highlights How Gentrification Affects Washington, D.C.

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