Andre Perry

Andre Perry is a David M. Rubenstein Fellow in the Metropolitan Policy Program at the Brookings Institution. His research focuses on race and structural inequality, community engagement, education, economic inclusion and workforce development.

High-Paying Jobs Alone Won't Save Big Cities

If cities are going to sell the farm to Amazon, then the proceeds better benefit the entire community, especially those who can easily be left behind.

'Full Employment' Has Not Reached Black America

Economists are hailing the promise of a new national statistic. But the declaration belies the reality for black and brown people across our largest cities.