Poor design and over-development have put our burgeoning urban centers at serious risk.
The stated preference of India's greatest citizen for village life may be holding his country back.
A provocative op-ed in the Detroit News raises tough questions about Detroit's revival and other cities.
Cities around the Pearl River Delta have connected to form one giant metaphor about modern China.
Cities in developing countries will see waste management challenges skyrocket as they continue to grow.
Rapid urbanization and divided cities could create a "nouveau apartheid" in places like Rwanda and Kenya.
The United Nations projects a huge global urban population boom by 2050, but in some places more than others.
How globalization is reshaping the hierarchy of the world's cities.
After a boom, demand for multi-family housing will settle, according to forecast.
Better care is needed for rural-to-urban migrant workers, a new review concludes.
What the urban world will look like in 2050.
The nation's infamous two-tier classification system prevents rural migrants from rising up in cities.
As India urbanizes, more homes will be needed to accommodate the population boom.
According to a new report, the country could face major food and water shortages thanks to climate change
The majority of China now lives in cities
A sustainable development expert on how African cities should handle the continent's urbanization boom