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Matthew Yglesias

The housing shortage and what to do about it

13 mins | Mar 22, 2022
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YIMBY — now more than ever. Matthew Yglesias has recently argued that the Federal Reserve’s planned interest rate increases are not strong enough based on their inflation projections. But now, American Economist Larry summers believes that the inflation rate is likely higher than they say. In this instalment of Slow Boring, Yglesias reveals how housing costs are a vital part of that argument and that the "United States has a serious supply-side problem related to land use and zoning regulations."
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