Innovation

How Detroit Is Rising

You've heard the story of the city's downfall. This is the story of its comeback.

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How Creativity Works in Cities

Author Jonah Lehrer talks with us about the nexus of creativity and cities.

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The Spiky World of Innovation

Metro areas generate 93 percent of the world’s patented inventions.

Infographic of the Day: New York City's Design Future

New York is the place to be for design and architecture.

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How Economic Development Helps the World's Women

Understanding the connection between women's opportunity and the world's development patterns

Courtesy OpenIDEO

Can a Single Good Idea Save Detroit?

Innovation platform OpenIDEO is searching for ideas to revitalize cities

Courtesy Konza Technology City

The Other Silicon Savannah

The Kenyan government wants to build its own tech hub

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The World’s Leading Nations for Innovation and Technology

The U.S. is still largely competing with Europe, not China

Courtesy Brookings Metropolitan Policy Program

The Metropolitan Moment

Urban communities represent the true economic geography