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Workforce Diversity in the Region

Workforce Diversity in the Region
A new report analyses the demographic makeup of the workforce in high opportunity occupations: healthcare, manufacturing, and skilled trades. Produced for Partners in Diversity.

A Framework for Regional Equity

A Framework for Regional Equity
IMS provided support to Metro's Equity Baseline Workgroup in creating a framework to determine important equity indicators from the community’s perspective. The report is now available.

Where the Ends Don't Meet 2014

Where the Ends Don't Meet 2014
Many Oregon households aren't considered poor by the federal poverty level, but still do not earn enough income to meet their basic needs. A report sponsored by Worksystems, Inc.
Welcome to the Institute of Portland Metropolitan Studies. The Institute was created to better connect the university to issues of concern to communities in the six-county Portland-Vancouver Metropolitan Area, and to bring new attention to key issues of metropolitan significance.

WATCH: Sheila Martin speaks at the City Club of Portland's Friday Forum on "The State of Our Schools - Leading for Racial Equity." (September 5, 2014)

 

 


The Institute of Portland Metropolitan Studies is proud to be a member of the National Neighborhood Indicators Partnership, which is a collaboration between the Urban Institute and local partners to further the development and use of neighborhood-level information systems in community-building and policymaking.