Florida International University
Modesto A. Maidique PCA 257
11200 SW 8th Street
Miami, FL 33199
Congratulations to Sebawit Bishu for being selected to receive the 2016 APPAM Equity & Inclusion Fellowship which was awarded on behalf of the APPAM Diversity Committee, Policy Council, and staff.
Dr. Can Chen’s policy report (the lead author) of “Financing Tools for Urban Redevelopment” has recently been posted on the Nebraska State Legislature’s website. The policy report provides valuable inputs for Nebraska’s Senates (Urban Affairs Committee) for considering new laws for authorizing innovative financing mechanisms/tools for urban economic development in Nebraska.
In response to the growing disparity in income and prosperity among Miami-Dade County residents, FIU’s Metropolitan Center and Citi Community Development launched a “Prosperity Agenda for Miami-Dade,” a groundbreaking research-based community action plan that identifies specific wealth-building strategies to improve economic opportunity and self-sufficiency.
Join us for a lecture by Dr. Kevin T. Greiner, Senior Research Fellow at the FIU Metropolitan Center on "Miami-Dade County Prosperity Initiatives Feasibility Study."
Join the Cuban Research Institute for a film screening of "Elena." Directed by Marcelo Martín, this documentary follows several residents of a crumbling building, located in Central Havana, over a three-year period.
Join us for a lecture by Dr. Leisha Dehart-Davies as she examines the attributes of organizational rules that influence compliance. Rule compliance fosters organizational effectiveness by aligning individual behaviors with organizational preference. This work examines the influence of two particular characteristics – rule formalization and rule consistency – on compliance behavior.