Eric Klinenberg

  • Blogs

    July 10, 2012

    Does New York City Need Micro-Studio Apartments?

    Yesterday, Mayor Mike Bloomberg announced a competition for developers to design 275 to 300 square foot studios ("micro-units") that might serve as a model for New York's swelling small-household population -- city stats indicate that NYC has 1.8 million one- and two-person homes and only one millio ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 9, 2012

    Dying Alone in New York: The Times Offers an Opinion

    Hello, blue Monday! The New York Times kicks off the week with an op-ed about dying alone. Cheerful, right?

  • NYC Life

    May 8, 2007

    The Dark Side of Summer

    Turn off your air conditioners. Take a cue from a camel. Lay off the ice cream. And other advice for surviving a 'heat island'