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The Long Road to Affordable Housing

What’s the opposite of “affordable housing”? I have heard “manhattanization” used, in real estate settings. It means, roughly, “housing cost inflation beyond …

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Housing and Public Health

Mass General Brigham, which is Massachusetts’s biggest private employer, is taking on a public health issue that is dear to me: housing. …

Income inequality, Boston rules!

The Brookings Institution puts Boston at the top of its list of cities with the greatest income inequality. Bostonians in the top …