Entries by Mark Schill

The Rise of Donald Trump

By: SpikedOnline Podcast Joel recently joined the SpikedOnline podcast to talk about the rise of Donald Trump and the U.S. election. Follow the link to listen. Joel’s portion begins at […]

Joel Kotkin Makes a Plea for ‘Localism’

By: Laura Bliss In: CityLab Joel Kotkin swears he doesn’t hate cities—it’s just that most urbanists have a misguided perspective on them. Why focus on city centers, where populations tend […]

Center for Opportunity Urbanism: America’s Housing Crisis

By: Center for Opportunity Urbanism This video from Center for Opportunity Urbanism (COU) explores America’s housing crisis — focusing on the new generation. COU is a non-profit dedicated to preserving […]

Dreaming of Robber Barons

By: KABC Radio Los Angeles On: McIntyre In The Morning Joel joins KABC Radio in Los Angeles to talk about the impact of the high-tech oligarchs on today’s society. Click […]

Discussing the Human City

By: Aspen Institute In: McCloskey Speaker Series Joel recently kicked off The Aspen Institute’s McCloskey Speaker Series with a wide ranging conversation about cities across the world. Watch the entire […]

Joel Kicks Off McCloskey Speaker Series

In: Aspen Public Radio Joel kicked off the McCloskey Speaker Series in Aspen. The interview is now available on Aspen Public Radio: Kotkin discussed his newest book, The Human City: […]

The Evolution of Urbanism

In: The Lift Joel recently appeared on Aspen TV’s “The Lift” to talk about trends in urbanism and city development. Watch the video below: The Lift | Joel Kotkin from […]

Pros and Cons of Chicago-Style Living

In: WBEZ Radio Chicago Joel recently spoke with Chcago’s Morning Shift radio show to talk about the pros and cons of dense city living. Follow the link below to listen.