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Focus on Facts: 10/2018

A new Focus on Facts is available:

Rethinking Our Regional Identities by Dr. Bob Gleeson and Joseph Andre


“Where are you from?” The answer we give to that simple question is not trivial. Most people live in one place and work in another. We identify with the region that contains both. We consider those who share that region to be our neighbors, and we want our elected officials to work together for its success.

More about Focus on Facts:

Focus on Facts provides brief, thought-provoking information about urban policy issues based on research conducted at the Levin College. Our purpose is to stimulate additional discussion and debate. The series includes a “Map of the Month” as well as other formats. Questions or comments about specific topics can be addressed via email to the author(s). Questions or comments about the series of publications can be addressed to the Focus on Facts editor, Associate Dean Bob Gleeson at

This and subsequent reports in this series are available on the Focus on Facts newsletter page.