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Anti-Urbanization and Economic Irrationality in Silicon Valley

By Martin W. Lewis | March 14, 2012 | 3 Comments

The previous post noted that opposition to urban intensification has negative economic as well as environmental repercussions. Such consequences, are experienced in and around all of the thriving cities of the United States, but nowhere more than in the San Francisco Bay Area. Here, the economic and technological marvel of Silicon Valley is fettered by outrageous housing costs that are …

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