By Steve Levy
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About this blog: I grew up in Los Angeles and moved to the area in 1963 when I started graduate school at Stanford. Nancy and I were married in 1977 and we lived for nearly 30 years in the Duveneck school area. Our children went to Paly. We moved ... (More)
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Hey honey, should we take that job in California?
Dec 29, 2009 11:43 am
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California gets criticized regularly for having a bad business climate. The storyline goes roughly like this.
States compete fiercely for new businesses. California... More
Neighborhood Retail, Customers and Parking
Nov 29, 2015 3:21 pm
Comments: 43 | Views: 7,448
The recently announced closing of two retail outlets on California Avenue brought an outpouring of sadness from former patrons and residents who wish for more neighborhood... More
What Supports High Home Values in Palo Alto
Jun 14, 2012 11:40 am
Comments: 129 | Views: 7,380
Another title would be "Why do people want to live in Palo Alto".
I believe it is because we have great schools and lots of amenities, many of which are publicly... More
The Very Temporary State Budget "Solution"
Aug 3, 2009 2:31 pm
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The budget adopted by the California legislature last month provides a very temporary solution to the state's continuing budget shortfalls and policy gridlock. The... More
Update on the U.S. Economy
Aug 8, 2009 3:24 pm
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In April I started a blog on when the recession would end.
My opinion was that we would know by the end of July whether Plan B was needed or the stimulus, financial... More