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Tax foreclosure and other forms of housing displacement are very serious issues in Detroit. The scope of the problem can be quite daunting and understanding the nuances challenging. These resources can be used to learn about this topic and access sev

Evictions

The Effects of the ACA Medicaid Expansion on Nationwide Home Evictions and Eviction-Court Initiations: United States 2000-2016

Naomi Zewde, Erica Eliason, Heidi Allen, and Tal Gross (2019)

This paper explores the impact of Medicaid expansion on national rates of evictions. The paper found that Medicaid expansions were associated with a decline in evictions. The paper suggests that further healthcare support could continue to reduce evictions because of Medicaid’s financial protections.

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