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Invest or Die

By Steve Levy

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About this blog: I grew up in Los Angeles and moved to the area in 1963 when I started graduate school at Stanford. Nancy and I were married in 1977 and we lived for nearly 30 years in the Duveneck school area. Our children went to Paly. We moved ...  (More)

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Services, Dining and Shopping Downtown in Palo Alto
Jul 16, 2014 3:47 pm
Comments: 16 | Views: 2,457

I see three principal sets of activities where workers, residents and visitors spend money—1) eating and drinking, 2) personal services and 3) retail shopping.... More
Smart Growth, Commuting and Non Commute Travel Options
Jun 27, 2014 12:58 pm
Comments: 31 | Views: 3,088

Many households include multiple workers who often work in different directions from where they live. What are the "smart" locations for these households to minimize... More
Improving Job and Income Mobility for the Region's Low and Moderate Wage Workers
Jun 20, 2014 4:37 pm
Comments: 7 | Views: 3,085

I have spent the past 18 months working with a team engaged to study how to improve the job prospects and income of low and moderate wage workers in the Bay Area.... More
Smart Growth Principles ARE Smart
Jun 13, 2014 3:53 pm
Comments: 38 | Views: 3,149

The term smart growth is used to describe a perspective on how our region's growth, particularly the housing growth, should be located. It is separate from the discussion... More
Bay Area Residents Invest in Their Communities
Jun 4, 2014 4:08 pm
Comments: 7 | Views: 2,749

The title of this blog is Invest or Die. It reflects my opinion that communities like businesses need to continually invest. There are new technologies and the continuing... More
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