Case studies from New York City.
Two similar candidates have very different thoughts on whether the city should go through with the project.
Brutal honesty from New York City's planning director.
Billions in drug control spending hasn't staunched supply.
Both BRT and streetcars are championed as tools for development. But only one has evidence to back that up.
The secret to the Democratic mayoral frontrunner's success is all about the current emotional state of New Yorkers.
A series of maps reveals the subtlety of central Parisian economic geography.
Two economists argue urban environments help foster the borrowing of ideas even better than they harvest original ones.
On a continent with particularly soft international borders, the success (or failure) of cities in navigating the recession has remained largely unexamined.
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New research says men change their spending habits when they outnumber women.
The latest research finds arenas are "not the cause of development so much as they are the effect."
The creative class has opened up new avenues of advancement for women and minorities, but its existence has failed to put an end to long-standing divisions.
A new economic and social order is a double-edged sword: it unleashes incredible energies, but it also causes tremendous hardships.
Despite deep concerns about our national finances, Americans think their cities and towns are doing all right.
Researchers have proposed a number of theories over the years — from sensory overload to the economic value of time.
Five years on, Stockholm's congestion pricing program remains a great success
Some numbers say small-town folk are happier than city folk, but the true story is much more complicated