Latest Urban Studies news 24/08/20

Latest Urban Studies news 24/08/20


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24 Aug 2020, 8:42 am

Latest Urban Studies news 24/08/20

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Zoning and affordability: A reply to Rodríguez-Pose and Storper by Michael Manville, Michael Lens and Paavo Monkkonen

Would increasing allowable housing densities in expensive cities make housing more affordable? Manville et al discuss Rodríguez-Pose and Storper’s answer to this question from their 2019 article, Housing, urban growth and inequalities: The limits to deregulation and upzoning in reducing economic and spatial inequality, in this latest debates paper.


Dodging the burden of proof: A reply to Manville, Lens and Mönkkönen by Andrés Rodríguez-Pose and Michael Storper

Responding to Manville, Lens, and Mönkkönen’s review of their paper, Rodríguez-Pose and Storper defend their critique of housing-as-opportunity literature.