The other day I published a graph on student housing in Canada and the United States that seemed to grab a lot of people’s attention.  It was this one:

Figure 1: Student Living Arrangements, Canada vs. US

People seemed kind of shocked by this and wondered what causes the differences.  So I thought I’d take a shot at answering this.

(caveat: remember, this is data from a multi-campus survey and I genuinely have no idea how representative this is of the … [ Read More ]