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Saving the City: YIMBY?
August 21, 2022 at 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm EDT
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Max Dostart-Meers and Lea Degen focused on the intersection of the good life, the just society, and techno-optimistic capitalism. You can follow Max on Twitter here and Lea here.
Part of the Saving the City series, this salon asks: How can we unleash the potential of American cities as social mobility engines?
American cities, at least the old ones, refuse to grow. Why is this? We will get into the weeds of zoning laws, investigating their effects on the economic health and beauty of cities.
Assorted Links: Economics21, Local Newspaper, Solutions (most helpful sections: Urban Growth Boundaries, Reforming Californians Environmental Quality Act, and Zoning Reforms), Land Value Tax , Street Votes , City Beautiful Movement.
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