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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What Supports High Home Values in Palo Alto
Jun 14, 2012 11:40 am
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Another title would be "Why do people want to live in Palo Alto".
I believe it is because we have great schools and lots of amenities, many of which are publicly... More
Background and Ideas for the Comp Plan
Jul 29, 2014 10:33 am
Comments: 39 | Views: 13,614
The City Council will discuss the Comp Plan update process on August 4th. I sent some background memos on regional trends and ideas about... More
The Public Health Insurance Option
Sep 10, 2009 9:50 am
Comments: 14 | Views: 13,587
Debate over a proposed public health insurance option has become the lightening rod in the current debate about health care reform. Last night President Obama made... More
Economy Blog #5: Are landlords greedy?
May 5, 2009 7:51 pm
Comments: 10 | Views: 13,166
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