How high-income cities make groceries for the low-income more expensive, too.
BRT-Lite in Lagos, zero-carbon in Masdar, recycling in Curitiba, and more.
The people and ideas reshaping urban life
The rise of smart phones and WiFi mean we can now work from anywhere. Should that turn the entire built environment into an office?
Great universities are a necessary but insufficient condition for high-tech growth.
Why do retailers, restaurants and grocery stores stay out of communities that can afford (and want) them?
Apparent terror attacks at the finish line of the Boston Marathon.
It's time to come up with a new way of thinking and talking about places like Milwaukee, Pittsburgh, and Cleveland.
The Texas city gets started on a broad downtown improvement plan in dramatic fashion.
Watch the world grow.
How Louisiana became the third most productive state in the film industry.
A user-generated global city comparator.
The stunning conclusion to the pedestrian streets vs. bike lanes nail-biter.
The cities that lead America's transition from a goods-producing to service economy.
Spanish researchers are making the case that the world will in fact be less crowded in 2100 than it is now.
A new report from SPUR traces the decline of downtown San Jose.
The problem isn't just job loss. It's having no cash on hand when it happens.
This one's for all the marbles.