New Analysis Shows Challenges Milwaukee Faces

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New Analysis Shows Challenges Milwaukee Faces

By Frederica Freyberg | Here & Now

March 15, 2019 • Southeast Region

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Marc Levine of UW-Milwaukee’s Center for Economic Development, discusses his new analysis on one of Milwaukee’s most impoverished ZIP codes: 53206. He says the area feels the effects of multiple disadvantages piled on top of one another, and that while the job market is improving, many are working at poverty-level employment.


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