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Four Perspectives on Urban Hardship
Richard P. Nathan and Charles F. Adams, JR. update their earlier PSQ study of urban hardship and expand the analysis with two additional perspectives on urban conditions -- poverty concentration and central business district retail activity. They find that hardship conditions between suburbs and cities and across cities have increased substantially.

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