Michael Lewyn is an assistant professor at Touro Law Center in Long Island.
You may not have a moral right to live in an expensive city—but does the government have a moral right to exclude you?
Monday, January 25, 2016 - 6:00am PST
The suburbs most likely to prosper are those with wealth and/or walkability.
Wednesday, January 13, 2016 - 1:00pm PST
African-American migration may reflect an attempt to escape poverty-related social ills rather than an attempt to escape gentrification.
Sunday, January 3, 2016 - 1:00pm PST
Describing a seminar on "Sprawl and the Law" at the University of Pittsburgh.
Thursday, December 10, 2015 - 10:00am PST
Whether gentrification is common depends on how one defines it.
Tuesday, December 1, 2015 - 5:00am PST
Some presidential candidates favor sprawl, but a surprising number live in cities or inner-ring suburbs.
Monday, November 9, 2015 - 9:00am PST
Describing the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia's recent study on gentrification in that city.
Friday, October 30, 2015 - 5:00am PDT
Rebutting arguments against the law of supply and demand.
Tuesday, October 27, 2015 - 5:00am PDT
The phrase "traffic congestion" can be misleading; some reductions in traffic speed are less harmful than others.
Tuesday, October 13, 2015 - 6:00am PDT
A simple explanation of why strict rent control reduces housing supply, and why moderate rent control does so to a much lesser extent.
Monday, September 21, 2015 - 8:00am PDT