Can we possibly prepare?
But silver lining: This scourge isn't being worsened much by that other anthropogenic menace, climate change.
Some of the world’s fastest-growing pockets of wealth are in five cities you may never have heard of.
New research finds that paving streets boosts housing wealth, which boosts credit use, which boosts household consumption — all for little cost.
Poor design and over-development have put our burgeoning urban centers at serious risk.