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Staub publishes article on ethical consequences of "bigger & better" housing ideals

Alexandra Staub, associate professor of architecture and affiliate faculty of the Rock Ethics Institute at Penn State, discusses our focus on the association of housing as an indication of upward mobility and success. How does the housing market contribute to the promotion of these aspirations? What are the ethical consequences?
by Whitney Chirdon May 15, 2018

In "Is bigger really better?" , Alexandra Staub, associate professor of architecture and affiliate faculty of the Rock Ethics Institute at Penn State,  takes a look at the housing industry's promotion of luxury homes and questions ethical consequences of such aspirational ideals. The article appears in The Conversation, an independent, nonprofit publisher of commentary and analysis, authored by academics and edited by journalists for the general public.