Several affordable housing links


Some tantalizing items for your perusal. First, a story at the New York Times about how a program to spur low-income housing is contributing to ongoing segregation. Next, an academic journal article in which the authors report that Trump supporters, but not Trump detractors, became more angry and less supportive of housing assistance programs after being shown pictures of black people. Next, Kevin D. Williamson writing for National Review describes how economists of all stripes tend to agree that rent control policies are a terrible idea. Finally, here’s the Times story I mentioned in class about dorm living for adult professionals in San Francisco.