• An Institutional Shortcoming of the US Housing Market


    I was surprised to learn that a disproportionate number of three level houses in Boston are being foreclosed and left to decay instead of being converted into rental apartments.

  • Urban Street Vending and the Law


    The reason that there are few if any street vendors on the streets of countries such as The Netherlands and Germany is that street vending is not allowed and if it is allowed you need a license.