31 Flavors of Inclusionary Zoning: Comparing Policies From San Francisco, Washington, DC, and Suburban Boston
Been, Vicki, Meltzer, Rachel and Schuetz, Jenny
Publication by Jenny Schuetz, Vicki Been and DPDF 2007 The Political Economy of Redistribution Fellow Rachel Meltzer.
Over the past several decades, inclusionary zoning (IZ) has become an increasingly popular, but sometimes controversial, local means of producing affordable housing without direct public subsidy. The conversation about IZ has thus far largely ignored variations in the structure of IZ policies, although these variations can impact the amount of affordable housing produced and the effects of IZ on production and prices of market rate housing. We provide a detailed comparison of the ways in which IZ programs have been structured in the San Francisco and Washington metropolitan areas and in suburban Boston.
Published: Taylor & Francis, October 2009
Citation: Been, Vicki, Meltzer, Rachel and Schuetz, Jenny, "31 Flavors of Inclusionary Zoning: Comparing Policies From San Francisco, Washington, DC, and Suburban Boston," Journal of the American Planning Association in 4, ed. , October 2009, http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/01944360903146806#preview, 441-456.