Episode 126: What’s the Business Case for Investing in America’s Low-Income Communities?

22 MAY 2019
TOPIC: Sustainable Finance Innovation

22 MAY 2019 - The 2017 tax overhaul created incentives for investing in certain low-income communities across America, or “opportunity zones” as they’re called. In this episode, Margaret Anadu, head of Goldman Sachs Urban Investment Group, explains the opportunity zone investing landscape and the role of private capital in revitalizing struggling communities. “There’s no way we’re going to change the situation in low-income communities and bring back all of that opportunity without the investment of private capital,” Anadu says.     

 

 

 

This podcast was recorded on May 7, 2019

 

 

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