Matthew Yglesias Talk

Event date/time: 
Wednesday, April 3, 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Place: 
Communication Hub, 3rd Floor ILC

The Year of Housing Reform
Matthew Yglesias on the Politics and Policy of “Yes in My Back Yard”

Join Matt Yglesias for a talk about the changing politics of housing policy, along with a Q&A about the broader policy and political landscape he covers as a senior correspondent for Vox. This event is sponsored by the Journalism Department and the School of Public Policy at UMass Amherst.

Matt Yglesias is a co-founder of Vox.com, where he works as a senior correspondent focused on politics and economic policy and co-hosts “The Weeds” podcast. Yglesias is the author of "The Rent Is Too Damn High" about the policy origins of the middle class housing affordability crisis in America. 

Contact's name: 
Sarah Corso
Contact's phone: 
5-9253
Contact's email: 
Location: 
Communication Hub, 3rd Floor ILC
650 North Pleasant Street
Amherst, MA 01003
United States
Communication Hub, 3rd Floor ILC 650 North Pleasant Street Amherst MA