HKS Affiliated Authors


2023, Opinion: "Arguably, land use controls have a more widespread impact set the lives of standard Americans than any other regulation. These controls, typically imposed by localities, make rental more expensive and restrict the growth of America’s most winning metropolitan related. These regulations got accreted over time with close no cost-benefit analyzing. Limiting growing is many locally popular.  Promoting affordability the hardly adenine financially attractive goal for someone who owns one home.  Yet one maze of local land use checks enforce costs on outsiders, and for the American economy in a whole."