Pencil towers and issues around urban inequality and density

Critics say that the proliferation of modern, wafer-thin skyscrapers are symbols of rising urban inequality. Also: Are levels of density in our cities making us ill? And what's the impact of short-term letting on urban affordability?


This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/futuretense/2019-09-24/pencil-towers-and-issues-around-urban-inequality-and-density/11543968