New York, San Francisco, Moscow, Hong Kong, and London top the list, but some smaller cities have more billionaires than their size might suggest.
City leaders looking to boost their political profiles may want to think twice.
For working class and service employees, wages matter less than what they can afford to buy.
Although the city has gained some young, educated white residents, it continues to lose minorities and families with children to the suburbs.
A new study finds that the wealthiest Americans are less mobile than lower income workers, but those who do relocate are looking for a tax cut.
Recent research suggests that urban dwellers are significantly less likely to be happy than their suburban or rural counterparts.
While some nations have seen rapid urbanization lead to economic progress, others have fallen behind.
Exploring the connection between technology, wages, and poverty.
America’s walkable neighborhoods are both wealthier and more highly educated.
More than 50 percent are urban, and two in downtown San Francisco attract more than a billion dollars each in venture capital.
A new study charts the business cycles of the nation’s largest metros across three periods of economic decline.
As investments shift from suburbs to cities, venture capital is moving to dense urban areas that are more walkable and served by transit.
Key takeaways from a new study on the effects of subway location and expansion around the world.
A conversation with the scholar Josef Konvitz.
A new study charts the incredible growth of innovation in the Bay Area.
The geography of business formation and job growth is concentrated in less than two dozen counties across the nation.
Checking in on the latest advancements, and the challenges that remain.
A new report documents the extent of billionaire wealth across the world.