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Women's & Gender Studies Brown Bag Lunch Series

Thursday, 02 February, 2017

The Women’s & Gender Studies Brown Bag Lunch Series will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 2, in Room 144 of McGannon Hall.

Molly Metzger, Ph.D., will present “What isTIF? A Racial Equity Framework for Tax Incentives in St. Louis."

All are invited to attend.Bring your lunches. Refreshments will be provided.

About the talk: The City of St. Louis, like many other cities, uses Tax Increment Financing (TIF) to divert hundreds of millions of dollars of tax revenue to select housing and business developments. Metzger will analyze TIF and other incentives through a racial equity lens, focusing on specific opportunities for policy reform.