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30 Cities in 30 Months: Looking for ‘Market Urbanism’ (Guest: Scott Beyer)

July 23, 2019

Scott Beyer joins the podcast to talk about his three-year cross-country trip, during which he lived in 30 cities for a month each to write a book about Market Urbanism.

Scott Beyer, a journalist who focuses on American urban issues, joins the podcast to talk about his three-year cross-country trip, during which he lived in 30 cities for a month each to write a book about Market Urbanism. He discusses the problems of housing affordability and homelessness as well as cities that are successful, such as Houston, Texas.

Beyer owns a media company called The Market Urbanism Report, which is dedicated to advancing market-oriented policy reforms in cities.

Beyer's articles and commentaries have been published by The Atlantic, National Review, The Weekly Standard, The American Spectator, City Journal, American Magazine, Reason Magazine, and the Cato Institute. His work is collected at MarketUrbanismReport.com.

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