How factors like transit mode and commute time affect job access in the New York metropolitan area.
MIT's Zeynep Ton explains the theory behind the Good Jobs Strategy.
Comparing the Motor City's manufacturing woes to the rest of the region.
Hospital rooms, shopping floors, and fast-food counters: This is where the future of U.S. employment lives. We think.
Yes, there are still plenty of places that are unlikely to rebound until 2018 or later.
With the help of 4.2 trillion points of data.
Get paid to scope out eligible singles on the train.
In the Midwest's "sweet spot," it's easier to stand out.
The new geography of being young in America.
Companies like Airbnb and Etsy are redefining what it means to have a "job." Is that good for the economy?
At least, that's how it feels to Europeans, according to a new survey.
What happens when skyrocketing rents meet stagnating wages among low-income workers? U.S. cities are finding out.
For good and bad.
The quiet end of a major mass transit disruption.
And counting all of the people (and jobs) who have supposedly moved there.
D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray just vetoed a measure that would have effectively established two very different minimum wages in the city.
An interactive platform for urban data geeks or anyone who just wants to look at something pretty.
Over the past century, cities have gone from being centers of specialized industries to arenas for diverse and complex employment.