Get to know our staff and learn about the EMPA program as well as the upcoming Summer Symposium by setting an appointment with EMPA Coordinator, Jasmine Negron.
FIU Master of Public Administration Adjunct faculty member, Alfredo Riverol, provided a “Budgeting Best Practices” workshop for the Village of Key Biscayne on July 11th, 2016. Riverol is the Chief Financial Officer for the City of South Miami.
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.