The list of America's Most Literate Cities suggests there's little relationship between literacy and economic development. Our analysis suggests otherwise.
Surprising data on who's shopping at the discount chains.
Trulia tracks where in-town buyers search for housing.
A statistical examination of the long-term sports successes and failures of the cities in this year's Super Bowl.
Why the ultimate American event could go global as early as 2015.
Comparing the price of an iPad and more than 20 other consumer goods across a selection of the world's major cities.
The state shows the depths of the continuing crisis, but also offers some insightful solutions.
Boston is wooing venture capital away from its suburbs.
New York and Boston are trying to get a bigger slice of the VC pie. But a new report suggests they're going to have to work a lot harder.
For one thing, location matters
The numbers don't lie: Prejudice isn't just morally reprehensible, it's economically punishing as well.
We took a quick look at the relationship between weather and alcohol consumption
The serious economic challenges facing the next three GOP primary states may hurt Romney and help more conservative candidates
States with more liberals, extraverts and college grads drink more
A new report from the U.S. Conference of Mayors predicts when U.S. metros will return to pre-crisis job levels
Two studies come to very different conclusions
A look at where popular music's next superstars are likely to hail from based on the California festival's lineup
Understanding the connection between women's opportunity and the world's development patterns
Mapping the treatment and opportunities afforded to women around the world