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Cityscape: Volume 25 Number 3 | 100 Years of Federal-Model Zoning


100 Years of Federal-Model Zoning

Volume 25 Number 3

Mark D. Shroder
Michelle P. Matuga

100 Years of Federal-Model Zoning

Guest Editor's Introduction
Pamela M. Blumenthal

Single-Family Zoning and the Police Power: Early Debates in Boston and Seattle
John Infranca

Of Pigs in Parlors: The Politics of Local Zoning “Reform”
Royce Hanson

A National Zoning Atlas to Inform Housing Research, Policy, and Public Participation
Wenfei Xu, Scott Markley, Sara C. Bronin, Diana Drogaris

How Can State Governments Influence Local Zoning to Support Healthier Housing Markets?
Jenny Schuetz

Accessory Dwelling Units and the Preemption of Land Use Regulation
Christopher Wielga

How Government Policy Made Housing Expensive and Scarce, and How Unleashing Market Forces Can Address It
Edward Pinto and Tobias Peter

An International Perspective on the U.S. Zoning System
Paul Cheshire


Affordable Design

Data Shop

Evaluation Tradecraft

Industrial Revolution

Erratum Notice



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