Henry Grabar
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Henry Grabar is a staff writer for Slate’s Moneybox.

The Slatest
Jan. 14 2019 6:55 PMUnpaid TSA Screeners Just Might Be What Breaks the Government Shutdown
Metropolis
Jan. 10 2019 5:55 AMCrowded Cities Short on Housing Are Looking to Turn Water Into LandHong Kong and Copenhagen are building artificial islands for new communities. But too many projects ignore environmental costs.
Metropolis
Jan. 3 2019 3:58 PMCuomo Scraps Years of Prep for an Untested Plan to Avert L Train Shutdown in New York City
Moneybox
Dec. 28 2018 3:24 PMSeven Possible Industrial Uses of Glitter to Ponder This Weekend
Metropolis
Dec. 19 2018 5:30 PMSeriously, Elon Musk? Are You Kidding Me With This Tunnel? What Is This?
Metropolis
Dec. 17 2018 5:16 PMThe Holland Tunnel Christmas Decorations Fiasco: Not a Feel-Good Story
Moneybox
Dec. 12 2018 5:38 PMThe Federal Reserve Says Millennials Are Broke. Pew Says Millennials Are Loaded. Which Is It?
Moneybox
Dec. 10 2018 2:34 PMWhy the Uber and Lyft IPOs Won’t Change Much
Metropolis
Dec. 4 2018 2:45 PMFrance’s Latest Protests Are a Rejection of All Things Macron
Metropolis
Nov. 29 2018 12:57 PMHow We Built Our Way Into an Urban Flooding Epidemic
Metropolis
Nov. 26 2018 10:47 AMCan We Design California Houses So They Don’t Burn?Technically, we can. But we won’t.
Science
Nov. 17 2018 7:37 PMThe Fall of the GingkoThe sudden end of the gingko’s summer feels like a spectacle of climate change, and it is.
The Slatest
Nov. 15 2018 1:56 PMMaine Just Made History With a Better Way to Hold Elections (and an Adorable Livestream)
Metropolis
Nov. 13 2018 1:33 PMCities Should Never, Ever Agree to an HQ2 Contest AgainThe billions that Virginia and New York are giving to Amazon will only worsen corporate shakedowns for public subsidies. Here’s how to stop the madness.
Metropolis
Nov. 8 2018 7:42 PMRelax, Amazon and Google Can’t Ruin New York City
Metropolis
Jan. 10 2019 6:13 PMCalifornia Used to Classify Bus Lanes and Bike Racks as Bad for the Environment. Not Anymore.
Moneybox
Jan. 4 2019 1:33 PMWith More Tourists Than Residents, Venice Will Start Charging an Entry Fee
Metropolis
Jan. 2 2019 5:50 AMTunnel VisionChicago tried to dig its way out of urban flooding decades before climate change made it a national crisis. Did the city, and its imitators, pick the wrong solution?
Moneybox
Dec. 26 2018 5:28 PM“Millennial” Is Killing Google Searches for “Hipster”
Metropolis
Dec. 18 2018 5:10 PMCities Are Finally Ending the Rule That All New Buildings Need Parking Spaces
Metropolis
Dec. 14 2018 6:33 PMAmerica’s Hottest Housing Debate Is Coming to Oregon
The Slatest
Dec. 12 2018 12:23 PMStrasbourg Attack Was Terrorism, French Government Confirms
Metropolis
Dec. 7 2018 4:48 PMMinneapolis Confronts Its History of Housing SegregationBy doing away with single-family zoning, the city takes on high rent, long commutes, and racism in real estate in one fell swoop.
The Industry
Nov. 30 2018 12:11 PMThe SUV Arms RaceOne reason to buy a bigger vehicle? Everyone else is.
Metropolis
Nov. 26 2018 7:37 PMGM’s Shift Away From Cars Is Not Good News for Pedestrians or the Planet
Metropolis
Nov. 21 2018 7:08 PMHouston’s Sprawl May Have Slowed Down Hurricane Harvey—and Made It Worse
Metropolis
Nov. 15 2018 6:55 PMDo New Yorkers Even Want Amazon’s 25,000 Jobs?Even in prosperous times, the city is getting harder to live in—and it’s not clear how HQ2 will help.
Metropolis
Nov. 13 2018 1:44 PMAmazon’s New York Headquarters Will Have a Helipad Because of Course It Will
Metropolis
Nov. 12 2018 9:03 PMWhy Can’t Democrats Win in Ohio?They’ve lost the Buckeye State—but maybe they never had it at all.
Metropolis
Nov. 8 2018 3:29 PMScott Walker’s War on the Public Sector Came Back to Bite HimThe Wisconsin governor crippled unions and starved school budgets. It was the schools that got him.

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