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News Articles


The Urban Displacement Project: Urban Data Science for Policy Change

University College of London, The Bartlett School of Planning

November 18, 2017

Imagine Austin Speaker Series

July 18, 2018

Accessory dwelling units: Housing shortage solution
Speaking on 2017 Accessory Dwelling Units Study
April 20, 2017

Developing a New Methodology for Analyzing Potential Displacement
University of California, Berkeley-March 29, 2017

Housing Affordability and Gentrification in the Bay Area
Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (SIEPR)
October 29, 2016

La riqueza de Mompox está en su gente, sus tradiciones y sus saberes
Summer course at the Universidad de los Andes
Universidad de los Andes-August 10, 2016

Sustainable for Whom?
University of Maryland-College Park
College Park, Maryland-May 4, 2016

Integrating California’s Climate Change and Fiscal Goals: The Known, the Unknown and the Possible
UCCS Bacon Public Lectureship with Karen Chapple
March 22, 2016

Boulder Regional Housing and Transportation Forum
The Boulder Chamber, Better Boulder and ULI Colorado Regional Housing, Transportation and Community Development Forum
Boulder, CO- February 18, 2015

Karen Chapple – Seminario Teorías y Prácticas de Planificación y Desarrollo Regional América Latina (Video Educativo CUCEA)
Universidad de Guadalajara
Guadalajara, Mexico- November 8, 2014

Thuy Vu interviews Professor Karen Chapple about ADUs on KQED
October 10, 2014

Social Innovation: From the Community to the Region and Beyond
USC Sol Price Center for Social Innovation
Los Angeles, CA- January, 2013

Berkeley’s backyard tiny house adds income & affordable housing
Berkeley,CA- October 8, 2012

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Karen Chapple on Using Tiny Houses as Affordable Housing
TINY: A Story About Living Small
Berkeley, CA- March, 2011

UC Berkeley Event: Realizing the Vision of a High Speed Rail System in California
Panel 2: HSR and New Urbanism
Karen Chapple: “HSR Development, Land Use and Business Location”
Berkeley, CA- May 2, 2011

Workforce Strategies, Energy Efficiency, and Green Jobs
The Donald Vial Center on Employment in the Green Economy
Berkeley, CA- December 9, 2010

News Articles

Brooklyn Patch

April 21, 2019- See How Hard Gentrification Has Hit Your NYC Neighborhood

SF Chronicle

April 19, 2019- Accessory Dwelling Units Growing in Popularity, but How Much Can They Help?


October 15, 2018- The Bay Area’s Tech Boom is Hurting Businesses

Architectural Record

October 1, 2018- The Housing Crisis in Oakland

East Bay Express

September 19, 2018- Can Transit Improvements Lead to Gentrification? 

Minneapolis Post

September 1, 2018- Minneapolis Looks to Build Out of its Housing Crisis

The Mercury News

July 11, 2018- Granny Flats: More Popular Than Ever, but Still Mired in Bureaucracy

Oakland Magazine

June 11, 2018- Grim Future Predicted for Bay Area Housing

Huffington Post

February 12, 2018- Diagnosing Gentrification

The Century Foundation
September 27, 2017- In the Short Run, Density Alone Won’t Solve Affordable Housing Crisis

La Thrives
September 20, 2017- A Perfect MATCH: A New Loan Program for Affordable Homes Near Transit

NBC News
August 10, 2017- Amid Laughs, ‘North Pole’ Web Series Tackles Issues of Gentrification, Climate Change

48 Hills
April 18, 2017- Dramatic New Study Questions Transit-Oriented Development

March 20, 2017- New Laws Make It Even Easier To Build Backyard Cottages in Berkeley

Next City
February 24, 2017- New Model Could Help Cities Predict Gentrifying Neighborhoods

Oakland Magazine
February 21, 2017- It’s All About Housing

February 18, 2017- How Tech Campuses Hinder Diversity and Help Gentrification

Mercury News
July 26, 2016- Affordable housing 101: Why not build more granny units

Mercury News
July 26, 2016- “Granny” units seen as solution to Bay Area’s tight housing crunch

Montgomery Community Media
May 13, 2016- County Planning Department’s Makeover Montgomery Conference Draws Hundreds

April 26, 2016- State Senate, Berkeley Professors Push In-Law Units as Housing Fix

February 25, 2016- CA Must Align Tax and Climate Change Policies, Says UC Professor

City Lab
February 10, 2016- Why Historic Preservation Districts Are Crucial to Cities

Our blog for marketers
December 28, 2015- Are Tiny-House Villages The Solution To Homelessness?

November 5, 2015- Bloody Alameda Meeting Nighlight’s Tenants’ Growing Ire

Evidence Matters
Summer/Fall 2015- Partnerships and Planning for Impact

August 25, 2015- New Map Tool Can Serve as Gentrification Warning System

KGO News
August 25, 2015- Cal Study Shows Danger in Expanding Public Transit

Berkeley News
August 24, 2015- More gentrification, displacement in Bay Area forecast

August 24, 2015- Study: More gentrification, displacement expected in Bay Area

Berkeley News
July 14, 2015- Karen Chapple to talk on ties between state tax policy, environmental goals

TIME Magazine
May 14, 2015- Report Finds Airbnb May Contribute to San Francisco’s Housing Woes

San Jose Mercury News
April 12, 2015- A new call for rent control

San Jose Mercury News
March 9, 2015- Berkeley: Difficult to balance sustainability, equity, planner says

July 24, 2014- Are cottages the next urban infill trend?

San Francisco Business Times
Nov 7, 2011- U.C. Berkeley’s Big Ideas for Job Creation

San Francisco Business Times
Mar 17, 2011- California green economy creates jobs, needs work

The Daily Californian
February 9, 2011- New Energy-Efficient Units Offer Affordable Alternative for Tenants

January 11, 2011- Berkeley zero net energy cottage deserves study

ABC7 News
January 10, 2011- Small, cozy cottage may start new trend

January 7, 2011- A city looks for big solutions in little – very little – houses


KALW Crosscurrents
MAY 22, 2017

KQED News with Mina Kim
UC Berkeley Study: Bay Area Gentrification, Displacement Likely to Increase
August 27, 2015

KALW Interview: Census, Regional Equity and Race
May 2, 2011

KQED Forum with Michael Krasny
What’s the Best Way to Boost Affordable Housing?
November 25, 2013

KQED News with Tara Siler
December 19, 2012

KQED Forum with Michael Krasny
Revitalizing Mid-Market
September 30, 2009.

KQED Forum with Michael Krasny
Industrial Land Conversion
December 3, 2007