August 13, 2012
Instead of taxpayers subsidizing parking for public-housing residents and others, the market should determine parking supply and price. (Illustration by Office of Paul Sahre | Column by Edward Glaeser on Bloomberg View)

Instead of taxpayers subsidizing parking for public-housing residents and others, the market should determine parking supply and price. (Illustration by Office of Paul Sahre | Column by Edward Glaeser on Bloomberg View)

July 26, 2012
Which presidential candidate’s policies will best survive a worst-case economy? (Illustration by Kelsey Dake | Column by Edward Glaeser on Bloomberg View)

Which presidential candidate’s policies will best survive a worst-case economy? (Illustration by Kelsey Dake | Column by Edward Glaeser on Bloomberg View)

June 12, 2012
Just 19 percent of Americans say they trust the government, which would seem to call for a blockbuster election, such as the one we had exactly a century ago, when both candidates offered sweeping plans for public renewal. (Illustration by Andy J. Miller | Column by Edward Glaeser on Bloomberg View)

Just 19 percent of Americans say they trust the government, which would seem to call for a blockbuster election, such as the one we had exactly a century ago, when both candidates offered sweeping plans for public renewal. (Illustration by Andy J. Miller | Column by Edward Glaeser on Bloomberg View)

May 10, 2012
Good news, consumers: None of America’s diverse living styles is about to perish. (Illustration by Andy Rementer | Column by Edward Glaeser on Bloomberg View)

Good news, consumers: None of America’s diverse living styles is about to perish. (Illustration by Andy Rementer | Column by Edward Glaeser on Bloomberg View)

January 31, 2012
We’re celebrating the decline of racial segregation in America for the fourth consecutive decade. And we have the dissimilarity index to prove it. (Illustration by Kiji McCafferty | Column by Edward Glaeser on Bloomberg View)

We’re celebrating the decline of racial segregation in America for the fourth consecutive decade. And we have the dissimilarity index to prove it. (Illustration by Kiji McCafferty | Column by Edward Glaeser on Bloomberg View)