What the New York Times columnist got wrong in his recent look at the relationship between natural resources and knowledge-based development.
Staying put and building a winning team is the key to a long, lucrative professional basketball career, research shows.
Are corporate logos diminishing the sense of place in cities?
An estimated 600,000 Americans are homeless, but the spread isn't uniform. Some cities have been hit harder than others.
New York tops the Economist's new list of competitive cities.
Despite lower economic confidence nationwide, a majority of Americans say they are satisfied with the places they call home.
College towns dominate when it comes to sports employment.
The factors behind the relative obesity of America's cities.
Inequality in American cities turns on more than wages and skills: poverty and race are key indicators.
Miami's real estate prices have plummeted from their peak, but remain nearly 38 percent above their 2000 levels.
According to new data from Gallup, university towns are the happiest metro areas in the country.
Mapping inequality across U.S. metros.
Zipcar ranks U.S. cities on innovation, sustainability, and creativity.
High-paid knowledge, professional, and creative class occupations will add roughly 7 million new jobs by 2020. Here's where you'll find them.
A look at which states' housing markets have performed the worst.
Service jobs are projected to make up more than roughly half of all new jobs by 2020. Here's where you'll find them.
The number of people who work in a different city than they live is growing rapidly.
If you're in college, these are the cities where you want to be.
A new Gallup study shows which states are the most and least content.