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Rising Seas Predicted to Flood Thousands of Affordable Housing Units by 2050

Researchers mapped where coastal homes

could flood in the US

Justine Calma

The Verge

12/1/20

Americans Back Tough Limits on Building in Fire & Flood Zones

A majority support outright bans on construction in disaster-prone areas, as well as paying people to move, researchers say — policies that local governments have been reluctant to adopt.

Christopher Flavelle

New York Times

9/4/20

The Biggest Problem with Opportunity Zones

The incentive program promised to help underserved communities. Instead, its tax breaks have disproportionately benefited wealthy investors, a new study finds.

Alex Wittenberg

The Bloomberg Report

6/25/20

New Study Compares Floodplain Protection Today to Predicted Flood Losses

Every $1 invested to protect floodplains saves at least $5 in potential future flood damages.

The Nature Conservancy

12/09/19 

Build More Housing’ Is No Match for Inequality

A new analysis finds that liberalizing zoning rules and building more won’t solve the urban affordability crisis, and could exacerbate it.  

Richard Florida

The Planning Report

5/9/19

Build More Housing’ Is No Match for Inequality

A new analysis finds that liberalizing zoning rules and building more won’t solve the urban affordability crisis, and could exacerbate it.  

Richard Florida

The Planning Report

5/9/19