How U.S. cities stack up economically worldwide.
They can act as economic engines for entire countries.
New research finds life satisfaction peaks around $36,000 GDP per capita. Then it goes down.
New numbers show the power of energy and knowledge economies.
80 percent of all metro areas saw their GDP's rise in 2012, according to a new Bureau of Economic Analysis report.
Politicians should stop pretending that owning your own home is the way to make the nation richer.
The geography of where rising sea levels will likely cost us the most.
North American cities are producing substantially less wealth per ton of greenhouse gas emissions than their European counterparts.
The light of urban development seen from space can tell us much about the shape of the world's economy.
So far there are only three of them in the U.S. The rest of us are still working on it.
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