By Steve Levy
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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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Developers and Development
Dec 3, 2013 4:47 pm
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Town Square has a lot of posts angry about the pace of development in Palo Alto and tossing around inflammatory statements about developers and the City Council.
Improve Mobility to Address Inequality
Apr 4, 2014 2:01 pm
Comments: 36 | Views: 12,759
Discussions about poverty and inequality are in the news these days. I have been asked about inequality especially in the Bay Area by several reporters recently.... More
An Open Letter to the New City Council
Nov 8, 2012 3:35 pm
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The Silicon Valley economy is growing againfrom San Francisco to San Jose. In some months this year Santa Clara and San Francisco counties have been job growth... More
Why Aren't Consumers and Businesses Spending More?
Jul 15, 2010 12:40 pm
Comments: 26 | Views: 12,235
There are two "political" answers in this important policy debate.
One is a version of "Obama is terrible for business" and cites uncertainty and fear of higher... More
Hey honey, should we take that job in California?
Dec 29, 2009 11:43 am
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California gets criticized regularly for having a bad business climate. The storyline goes roughly like this.
States compete fiercely for new businesses. California... More