Archive for May, 2011

Autonomous Vehicles

I see that while I was in China, Tyler Cowen wrote a column on the promise of driverless vehicles for the New York Times. This is a topic I’ve been banging on about for a while. I do appreciate him drawing attention to the obstacles to innovation, however, since I’ve got money riding on the […]

The Reason for Height

It seems as though a little momentum may be developing for a change in the District’s height limit rule. Mayor Gray has signaled an openness to taller buildings east of the Anacostia, and public expressions of support for the idea seem to be appearing ever more often. That’s good news, and I’ll take whatever loosening […]