Why Build Higher?


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This one took me a little while longer because of its length. Thanks for your patience. Let me know what you think!

Check out Wendover Productions’ video about Urban Geography:

Thank you to my patreon supporters: Adam Flohr, darth patron, Zoltan Gramantik, Josh Levent, Henning Basma, Karl Andersson, Mark Govea





A large portion of this video was inspired by this article by Edward Glaeser:

Big thank you to Kian Yap for allowing me to use his drone footage of the Taipei 101

To get a more human look at this problem, check out the Vice News documentary on the gentrification of London:

Once again thank you to Maeson for his amazing music. I used 5 of his songs in this video. “Hi”, “The Catch”, “Winter”, “Noir” and “Time”. Check out his soundcloud here:

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