The places we’re born have a profound influence on our ability to move up the economic ladder.
Trump’s vote share increased in half of all metro areas compared to Romney.
The geography of the 2016 election is spiky.
Large metros voted for Clinton. Everywhere else went for Trump.
Why Midtown and Wall Street developed both separately and parallel to each other.
The 2016 election reinforced America’s deepest, long-held divides.
The economic middle of the U.S. has shrunk across the country. The distinction individual metro areas must better understand is: by how much?
America’s renters are paying more and having less money left over to generate the demand required for economic growth.
Most young people in Sweden leave for the city and never go home, a new study finds.
Non-discrimination policies appear to increase productivity, especially for firms that rely on human capital.
More urban and diverse blue U.S. states score highest on an updated technology and science index.
The 2016 presidential campaign is unique in many ways, but it still reinforces the basic divides of American society.
Political polarization in the U.S. mirrors its spatial divide.
How the internet ushered in a new era for entrepreneurs in the urban ecosystem.
Before Habitat III kicked off this week, the UN released a report on the advantages and drawbacks of rapid urbanization.
An estimate of where businesses with no employees—like Uber drivers or AirBnB hosts—have grown.
A new study maps the borough’s rapid development and changing land-use patterns.
The seven types of global cities driving the world economy.