Comparing the Motor City's manufacturing woes to the rest of the region.
The GOP leader of Mesa, Arizona, championed a new property tax; loves mass transit; and lured liberal-arts colleges to his city. Can these moves propel him to higher office in a red state?
What happens when workers follow manufacturing work to a city's fringe, only to find that service jobs have returned downtown?
Shrinking cities are hoping immigrants will rebuild our their communities. Washington should gear policy to helping them.
It's time to come up with a new way of thinking and talking about places like Milwaukee, Pittsburgh, and Cleveland.
The cities that lead America's transition from a goods-producing to service economy.
It may actually make it sicker.
4 reasons why Obama is wrong to think the sector can solve the unemployment crisis.
The exiting Wired editor-in-chief explains why the maker revolution is becoming the new industrial revolution.
Maybe it could even build structures on Mars.
A school in Dayton, Ohio, is training high-skilled workers to build drones, one of the city's budding industries.
A traveling exhibition imagines a minor renaissance of urban manufacturing that's greener, cleaner, and more efficient.
The region's reliance on manufacturing may have hindered its economic revitalization, according to a Chicago Fed study.
A new report shows that 80 percent of manufacturing jobs are located in metropolitan areas.
A look at the 8.2 million Americans who work in manufacturing of all sorts.
Some 3.1 million people are employed in "green goods and services" jobs, but state patterns vary considerably.
How major industries have changed from their peak up to today.
The question we need to ask ourselves is, what skills will help workers earn the most?