Regions Apart: Markets, Mandates, and the Future of Cities

A review of Place Matters: Metropolitics for the Twenty-first Century, by Peter Dreier, John Mollenkopf and Todd Swanstrom, University Press of Kansas, 2001, 349 pp., and The Voluntary City: Choice, Community, and Civil Society, edited by David T. Beito, Peter Gordon, and Alexander Tabarrok, University of Michigan Press, 2002, 462 pp.