A new analysis finds that what we see today is basically “the current manifestation of a long-run trend.”
For the first time, economists have put a price tag on restrictive urban land use policies.
A new study shows that the areas where creative workers and scientists live and work look quite different.
A new interactive from the New York Fed shows that when it comes to community credit, some are well ahead of others.
In truth, Baltimore’s economy has weathered the post-industrial transition better than most.
The recession appears to have convinced many that they will never escape the working class.
Does the number of governments in a given metro area really matter?
A new index takes a holistic look at America's inequalities. Yes, that's plural.
In Cupertino, Palo Alto, and McLean, Virginia, more than three-quarters of the workforce belongs to the creative class.
The real problem with American housing policy.
Laredo, Texas, for one.
Just 6 percent of U.S. land is developed. That matters when we talk about affordability.
Miami and Detroit—yes, Detroit—make serious strides in Walk Score's newest rankings.
A new analysis from the U.S. Census Bureau shows that nearly 10 percent of Americans want to move. But those of us who want to change locations and those of us who end up doing it are often not the same.
New data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics shows that the notion of the "company man" died not recently, but long ago.
New Census data shows that migration patterns among young adults changed after the Great Recession.
New polling from Gallup tells a tale of growing tolerance.
A new analysis finds that the largest cities in the U.S. are also some of its most unequal, now more than ever.
Metro areas in California look especially bleak in this analysis.