Some small cities rival blockbuster hubs like San Jose and Boston.
New zip code analysis shows a concentration of urban investment along the Boston-Washington corridor.
We need new ways to explain growing urban inequality.
A new analysis reveals that venture capital investment is flowing into cities at a startling clip.
Workers in seven metro areas are striking, but their wages are even worse elsewhere.
A new poll shows the South Central states are more opposed to abortion than ever.
How Nashville's music industry really lives up to the hype.
NYU sociologist Patrick Sharkey takes a hard look at why racial inequality in so many American neighborhoods spans generations.
The city's fiscal crisis is an opportunity to harness the region's economic promise.
A more fine-grained look at the geographic centers of start-up investment.
The Trayvon Martin case and how the definition of justice differs across America.
According to a survey of 200 experts.
Start-up activity today is associated with more talent-driven, more innovative metros.
Social movement organizations are strongly correlated to key elements of cities.
San Jose's lock on high-tech activity is no longer what it once was.
Temporary employment accounted for 15 percent of the nation's job growth over the past four years, but some metro areas are worse off than others.
Housing prices were up 11.3 percent in cities versus 10.2 percent in suburban neighborhoods.
Why some places might have better cognitive skills than others.
Plutocratization is a problem in a very select group of U.S. cities — three to be exact.