The rural creative class has recovered from the recession like its urban counterparts—but it’s how and where that matters.
The Bay Area clearly dominates in software companies that have been valued at a billion dollars or more, but China is coming on strong.
Four red states passed referendums on higher minimum wages Tuesday, but it's not enough.
How we could fall into another housing crisis before we've fully pulled out of the 2008 one.
D.C., Boston, San Francisco, Seattle, New York, Houston, and Dallas draw those with "symbolic knowledge."
Countries can be economically lean and environmentally green, but there are other costs to consider.
Some 330 million urban households worldwide are financially stretched by housing costs.
A new study finds a close connection between the two.
Are big, successful cities the new normal?
London, New York, and Paris top the list of the world’s leading talent hubs—but not for the reasons you might think.
Beijing is the world's top science city, but Chinese policies will prevent China from becoming the world's top science country.
There's a lot to discuss in a new report outlining how to create better jobs and more affordable housing for the Bay Area.
As high-income people return to cities and urban neighborhoods, they bring much of their suburban lifestyle with them.
Detroit’s first white mayor in 40 years talks abandoned housing, streetlights, and gentrification.
Just as they've started to revitalize—attracting industry, investment and people—our cities are threatened by new and more vexing divides.
Why leaving the Motor City for Manhattan is a big mistake for the automaker.
We hear a lot about why people leave their communities—but only about one in ten Americans moves per year.
Urbanites and suburbanites in the U.S. have a lot more in common than you might have guessed.
The continued rise of America's new knowledge-energy economy.