Commentary

Free Market Views on Transportation, Land Use Available

The American Dream Coalition hosts an annual conference spotlighting free-market and property-rights based approaches to transportation, housing, land use, and local government reform. The conference brings together the leading analysts and thinkers from the U.S. and around the world.

The last conference was in Bellevue, Washingotn, and DVDs and powerpoints can now be downloaded from their web site.

Speakers included Alan Pisarski, Wendell Cox, Ron Utt, Tom Rubin, Michael Ennnis, Peter Gordon, Sam Staley, and many others.

Samuel R. Staley, Ph.D. is a senior research fellow at Reason Foundation and managing director of the DeVoe L. Moore Center at Florida State University in Tallahassee where he teaches graduate and undergraduate courses in urban planning, regulation, and urban economics. Prior to joining Florida State, Staley was director of urban growth and land-use policy for Reason Foundation where he helped establish its urban policy program in 1997.