You may not have a moral right to live in an expensive city—but does the government have a moral right to exclude you? Blog Post
Jan 25, 2016   By Michael Lewyn
The suburbs most likely to prosper are those with wealth and/or walkability. Blog Post
Jan 13, 2016   By Michael Lewyn
African-American migration may reflect an attempt to escape poverty-related social ills rather than an attempt to escape gentrification. Blog Post
Jan 3, 2016   By Michael Lewyn
Describing a seminar on "Sprawl and the Law" at the University of Pittsburgh. Blog Post
Dec 10, 2015   By Michael Lewyn
Whether gentrification is common depends on how one defines it. Blog Post
Dec 1, 2015   By Michael Lewyn
Some presidential candidates favor sprawl, but a surprising number live in cities or inner-ring suburbs. Blog Post
Nov 9, 2015   By Michael Lewyn
Describing the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia's recent study on gentrification in that city. Blog Post
Oct 30, 2015   By Michael Lewyn
Rebutting arguments against the law of supply and demand. Blog Post
Oct 27, 2015   By Michael Lewyn
The phrase "traffic congestion" can be misleading; some reductions in traffic speed are less harmful than others. Blog Post
Oct 13, 2015   By Michael Lewyn
A simple explanation of why strict rent control reduces housing supply, and why moderate rent control does so to a much lesser extent. Blog Post
Sep 21, 2015   By Michael Lewyn