Jeff Riggenbach is the author of In Praise of Decadence, a revisionist account of the Zeitgeist of the 1960s and '70s from a libertarian perspective.
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They work for the government, not for riches. Their tool is rent control; their motive, helping tenants. But they're turning Berkeley into a genteel slum.
Conservatives and liberals prescribe government ministrations for the ailing American family. But a thorough checkup yields a different diagnosis and a laissez-faire prescription.
Why are some cities in decline while others are prospering? The answer may have a lot to do with automobiles.