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Kathleen Moore’s Research on Housing Discrimination Cited in Seattle Times

Posted: 2/16/2018 (CSDE in the News)

CSDE Trainee Kathleen Moore was quoted in a recent Seattle Times article discussing Senate Bill 5407, which would prohibit Washington landlords from turning away tenants who rely on alternative sources of income and benefits. The article cites a 2016 study by Moore, who earned her PhD in Public Policy and Management from the Evans School in 2017, that found source of income to be a cause of housing discrimination across the country. According to Moore, “Across the board voucher holders are less likely to see a positive response in these early interactions.” The full article is available below.

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