Join us for an exciting webinar on rural development. Authors of chapters in the new Federal Reserve Book, external linkInvesting in rural prosperity, will provide deeper insight into innovative ways rural communities can approach development. In this first of four webinars, the authors will discuss important rural trends that will shape the opportunities and challenges for rural communities in the future.
Speakers and topics
Principal Investigator, Meridian Institute
Topic: Marginalization of rural communities in the United States
Senior Demographer and Professor of Sociology, University of New Hampshire
Topic: Demographic lifeline to rural America: Latin American population growth in new destinations, 1990-2019
Jose Enrique Garcilazo
Deputy Head of Division and Head of Unit for Regional and Rural Policy at the OECD
Topic – Megatrends and implications for rural development policy
Federal Reserve Board of Governors
Senior Community Development Analyst
Topic: Preview external linkInvesting in rural prosperity
Get the book
To download the full book, Investing in rural prosperity, to visit external linkInvesting in Rural Prosperity | St. Louis Fed (stlouisfed.org).