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.