LBJ Urban Lab

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The LBJ Urban Lab
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The LBJ Urban Lab is a "do-tank” that will inform future urban policy and create strategy for cities in Texas and beyond, training the next generation of local leaders and exploring issues affecting urban communities.

San Antonio, Texas. Credit: Weston Mackinnon, Unsplash

Blueprint: Urban investment key to TX economic recovery

With 9 in 10 Texans living in urban areas, the new report calls for policies to address the most pressing issues facing the state's urban metro areas.

Texas Metropolitan Blueprint

March 24 Summit: The Metropolitan State of TX

Top Texas urban policy researchers on economic development, land use, housing, infrastructure and transportation in Lone Star cities.

Resiliency in the Age of COVID-19: A Policy Toolkit

Resiliency in the Age of COVID

29 LBJ School authors crafted resilience-based policy solutions for a toolkit looking at how to fix the system flaws exposed by the pandemic.