Unique offerings make cities attractive to residents and tourists alike.
Tennessee reaps a $638 million yearly benefit from its urban trees – and an $80 billion loss if they disappeared.
It may only be a small office, but the deal is a high profile win for entrepreneur Dan Gilbert.
Over the last year, wages increased in all but three of the largest 20 metros.
Where we live dictates an awful lot about the type of work available to us.
There are signs that the U.S. housing market is finally bouncing off its bottom.
By 2025, these cities will account for 60 percent of global GDP.
New York and London top the list in a new ranking of 66 cities around the world.
Metro areas generate 93 percent of the world’s patented inventions.
The rebirth of traditional industries isn't necessarily a good thing.
The world's most populous nation is an industrial powerhouse, but it has not yet transitioned to a knowledge-based economy.
Twice the size of the Mall of America, it has an Arc de Triomphe and a 1.3-mile canal with gondolas. But no one wants to come.
How globalization is reshaping the hierarchy of the world's cities.
Forget raising taxes or cutting services. If cities understood the economics of land use better, they might not need to do either.
The economic recovery remains uneven according to a Brookings Metro Monitor report released today.
The city's affordability and edgy culture is helping turn it into a world-class high-tech center.
Why Denver's Coors Field succeeded while Phoenix's Chase Field was a bust.
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.