Notes on the HIP

1. The careful reading and valuable insights of Harriet Baldwin, Charles Burns, Timothy Gildner, Cameron Adams, Swee Hsien Tsung and Terry Zou are gratefully acknowledged.

2. Other plans to fix the housing market focus variously on one or more parts of the problem: they aim to shore up the capital of banks, re-constitute the . . . → Read More: Notes on the HIP

The Michigan Exodus

I grew up in Michigan, and like thousands of other young people from Michigan I now live in Chicago. Everywhere you go in this city you meet Michigan refugees, people who have realized that their future is not in Michigan. I look forward to the formation of an ethnic enclave, like Chinatown, complete with . . . → Read More: The Michigan Exodus