North American vs Japanese zoning
Zoning regulations, Japan vs USA.

tldr: USA specifies what is allowed, which is quite restrictive. Japan specifies what is not allowed, so anything goes as long as it doesn’t create a problem.

The article lists a number of consequences, including the impacts on diversity and sprawl.

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Last modified: July 19, 2018