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Nice neighbourhood, except for the houses

6 mins | Oct 11, 2021
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Tyler Cowen reflects on the decline of residential beauty. Think of the most aesthetically pleasing cities in the world - Prague, prewar Germany, or the medieval neighbourhoods of Lübeck and Siena. None of them are modern. Here, the American economist reflects on why the most attractive urban residential areas are the ones that were built decades or even centuries ago?

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