Resources

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Crain’s Chicago Business

A Chicago economist weighs in on rent control

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The San Diego Union Tribune

Vote no on rent control, a ‘solution’ that worsens housing crisis.

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San Francisco Chronicle

Chronicle recommends: No on Prop 10

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Chicago Sun Times

Letter: Rent control produces dismal results for renters and cities

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Chicago Tribune

Letter: Why rent control is still a bad idea

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Bloomberg

Yup, rent control does more harm than good

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Stanford University

Stanford University economists Rebecca Diamond and Tim McQuade presented important research on rent control at a National Bureau of Economic Research conference in 2017.

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NMHC

The Impacts of Rent Control: A Research Review and Synthesis

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SHAPE Illinois

How Rent Control Hurts Neighborhoods

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NAA

Issue Fact Sheet - Rent Control

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NMHC

Rent Control

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SHAPE Illinois

Solutions Instead of Rent Control

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NAA

Rent Control Position Statement

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SHAPE Illinois

Rent Control Policy Analysis

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SHAPE Illinois

Illinois Housing Shortage Analysis

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NMHC

Rent Control By State

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