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

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Feb. 19 2019 5:08 PMThe Startup That Wants to Sell You a Subscription to Miami Beach Tap Water Explains Itself
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Feb. 12 2019 10:49 PMThere’s Nothing Ridiculous About Trains Replacing PlanesHigh-speed rail in California was a disaster. But there’s a better way.
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Feb. 7 2019 6:45 PMHow Big-Box Stores Bilk Local GovernmentsThey lower their property taxes through a surreal trick called “dark store theory.” States are finally fighting back.
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Feb. 1 2019 5:20 PMChicago Tried to Make Neighborhoods Denser. Instead They Got More Expensive.
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Jan. 25 2019 6:23 PMWhat Workers Can Learn From “the Largest Lockout in U.S. History”An interview with Sara Nelson, the flight attendant union head who called this week for a general strike.
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Jan. 25 2019 11:22 AMIt’s Day 35 of the Shutdown and Major Disruptions Are Hitting New York Airports
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Jan. 23 2019 3:05 PMMicrosoft Is Basically Starting a Bank for Affordable Housing in SeattleHow much good can that do? We’re about to find out.
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Jan. 17 2019 4:49 PMCities Used to Help All Americans Find Prosperity. Not Anymore.
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Jan. 10 2019 6:13 PMCalifornia Used to Classify Bus Lanes and Bike Racks as Bad for the Environment. Not Anymore.
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Jan. 4 2019 1:33 PMWith More Tourists Than Residents, Venice Will Start Charging an Entry Fee
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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?
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Dec. 26 2018 5:28 PM“Millennial” Is Killing Google Searches for “Hipster”
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Dec. 18 2018 5:10 PMCities Are Finally Ending the Rule That All New Buildings Need Parking Spaces
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Dec. 14 2018 6:33 PMAmerica’s Hottest Housing Debate Is Coming to Oregon
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Dec. 12 2018 12:23 PMStrasbourg Attack Was Terrorism, French Government Confirms
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Feb. 14 2019 11:51 PMAmazon and the End of the Growth MachineCities once worshipped job creation at any cost. The crumbling of New York’s HQ2 deal suggests they’re finding a new religion.
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Feb. 11 2019 1:45 PMLandmark Donald Trump’s BuildingsWe’re going to need some props to explain the 45th presidency to our grandchildren.
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Feb. 4 2019 1:06 PMJournalists Didn’t Love the Washington Post Ad. They Should!
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Jan. 28 2019 5:05 PMHoward Schultz Is Very Sorry He Sold the Beloved Local Basketball Team
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Jan. 25 2019 12:37 PMTwo Flights Were Canceled Because Barely Any TSA Workers Showed Up at This Louisiana Airport
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Jan. 24 2019 11:33 AMMaybe Scandinavia Is Socialist Because All the Individualists Came to America
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Jan. 21 2019 5:45 AMForget Reagan: Four Reasons the TSA Could Stop Working TomorrowThe legacy of the 1981 air traffic controllers strike isn’t so instructive, a historian says.
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Jan. 14 2019 6:55 PMUnpaid TSA Screeners Just Might Be What Breaks the Government Shutdown
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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.
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Jan. 3 2019 3:58 PMCuomo Scraps Years of Prep for an Untested Plan to Avert L Train Shutdown in New York City
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Dec. 28 2018 3:24 PMSeven Possible Industrial Uses of Glitter to Ponder This Weekend
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Dec. 19 2018 5:30 PMSeriously, Elon Musk? Are You Kidding Me With This Tunnel? What Is This?
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Dec. 17 2018 5:16 PMThe Holland Tunnel Christmas Decorations Fiasco: Not a Feel-Good Story
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Dec. 12 2018 5:38 PMThe Federal Reserve Says Millennials Are Broke. Pew Says Millennials Are Loaded. Which Is It?
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Dec. 10 2018 2:34 PMWhy the Uber and Lyft IPOs Won’t Change Much

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