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About this blog: I grew up in Los Angeles and moved to the area in 1963 when I started graduate school at Stanford. Nancy and I were married in 1977 and we lived for nearly 30 years in the Duveneck school area. Our children went to Paly. We moved ...  (More)

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Stimulus 102-- One Year and $800 Billion Later
Feb 20, 2010 1:11 pm
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This month marks one year since the nearly $800 billion federal stimulus package was passed by Congress. What has the stimulus package accomplished? What should... More
How are Regional Growth Projections Developed?
Jul 11, 2009 10:42 am
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Town Square has had several lively threads about the local planning guidelines for allocating projected regional housing growth. This is a small but generally contentious... More
Is the Office Cap a "Blunt Instrument"
Jun 16, 2015 10:58 am
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Last night the city council took another step toward designing an interim office space metering plan. There was a spirited discussion in the public comments and... More
Guidelines for Evaluating Public Investments
Jun 27, 2009 1:47 pm
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A reader asked me to explain the difference between public spending and public investment from an economist's perspective. I am going to try using two issues often... More
Economy Blog #5: Are landlords greedy?
May 5, 2009 7:51 pm
Comments: 8 | Views: 6,039

The issue of "greedy landlords" seems to a subject of great passion and interest on Town Square.

What follows is my economist perspective on the question of... More
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