Informal Economy

Reuters

For Lima, There's No Simple Path to Re-Regulating Public Transportation

The city's historic transport free-for-all is starting to change, but a lot of people could get left behind. 

digitalmatatus/Civic Data Design Lab MIT

This Is What Informal Transit Looks Like When You Actually Map It

An experiment from Nairobi with implications for the urbanizing world.

NextCity.org

Inside the Thriving World of Bangkok's Semi-Legal Street Vendors

A beautiful video tour of two lives lived in the city's informal economy.

Chart of the Day: In Latin American Cities, Unemployment Drops

And the informal economy is shrinking