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.
The Bay Area remains at the top, but several cities are starting to catch up.
There's a reason this cliché won't die.
A new study argues that only half of our so-called STEM jobs require a college degree.
Baby boomers aren't drawn to the same sorts of retirement communities their parents were.
Our first in a series examining the changing geography of venture capital and high-tech companies.
The relationship between personality structure and entrepreneurial activity appears to be rather robust.