Check out this article about housing in Sedona, California. They are actually considering allowing families to live in rented “Accessory Dwelling Units” – essentially sheds with plumbing – erected on the property of existing single family homes! Imagine what that will do to the average per capita consumption of products in Sedona!
The per capita consumption-destroying space conservation warned of in Five Short Blasts is well underway in America. What will it take? When will we ever consider the one common solution to this housing problem, our energy dependence problem, our carbon emissions problem and so many other problems? We need a population management policy in America to stabilize and eventually reduce our population.