June 17, 2012, 7am PDT
This past week, the Cato Institute and Next American City played host to an energetic discussion of the role of housing and development policy in controlling the supply of affordable housing in American cities.
April 10, 2011, 1pm PDT
Parking guru Donald Shoup writes for the Cato Institute, a libertarian think-tank, explaining why free markets and free parking go together.
May 27, 2008, 1pm PDT
<p>In a policy analysis for the Cato Institute, Randal O'Toole reviews plans for more than 75 of the nation's largest metropolitan areas reveals that virtually all of them fail to follow standard planning methods, and half of them are not effective.</p>
December 10, 2007, 6am PST
<p>In this new report from the Cato Institute, Randal O'Toole writes that regional growth management plans make housing unaffordable and that states with these laws should repeal them.</p>
July 10, 2007, 5am PDT
<p>Randal O'Toole, a senior fellow at the Cato Institute, argues the planning model that has made Portland, Oregon, a planner's dream has taken a far greater toll than the benefits it provides.</p>
January 19, 2005, 7am PST
Traffic lights are inefficient tools to handle traffic, and many should be replaced by roundabouts.
December 4, 2001, 8am PST
Using Portland, Oregon as an example, the author attempts to show the problems of smart growth.
October 25, 2001, 8am PDT
The Cascade Policy Institute evaluates whether the social benefits of TODs exceed the costs of subsidies.
January 27, 2001, 11am PST
Conflicts that arise between development and archaeology can best besolved by acknowledging that landowners have rights over finds.