April 8, 2005
CU_s Affordable Housing Speaker_s Series continued on Thursday, April 7th, with Rod Solomon discussing his recent Brookings Institution report, Public Housing Reform and Voucher Success: Progress and Challenges. he report is the first comprehensive study of a series of major housing policy reforms set in motion by Congress in 1998. Solomon, now in private practice with the firm of Hawkins, Delafield & Wood, was instrumental at the Department of Housing and Urban Development in implementing the 1998 reforms and shared his unique experiences in that work. The talk was jointly sponsored by the United Government of Graduate Students (UGGS), the Construction and Real Estate Law Association, and the University of Colorado_s Real Estate Center at the Leeds Business School.