Jim Carr is a housing finance, banking, and urban policy expert. He is the Coleman A. Young Endowed Chair and Professor of Urban Affairs at Wayne State University. He is also a Senior Fellow with the Center for American Progress and Distinguished Scholar with The Opportunity Agenda. He sits on the Center for Global Policy Solutions’ Board of Directors.
Jim has appeared on CNN, CNBC, Bloomberg, MSNBC, FOX News, PBS, and a variety of local news stations in Washington, DC and New York. He has been interviewed on Newsweek on Air, Bloomberg Radio, and National Public Radio. Jim has been quoted and his research cited in various major newspapers including the Washington Post, USA Today, New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Los Angeles Times, Associated Press, Reuters, and numerous additional media outlets.
Op-eds/Letter to the editor:
– Wall Street Journal: Letter to the editor
– MSNBC, All In with Chris Hayes
– CNN, Christine Romans
– Bloomberg TV, “Bottom Line” with Mark Crumpton
Carr was a panelist at the 2014 Color of Wealth Summit: