Ron Knox

Ron Knox

Ron Knox writes about antitrust, regulation, music, and transportation. He lives in Kansas City, Missouri, with his wife and kid and cats.

The Hunt for an 'Entrepreneurial Ecosystem'

Business boosters believe connectivity is the key to spurring new businesses. But can that model work in chronically disinvested communities?

Can Kansas City Come Together?

Voters from around the city just approved a citizen-led tax initiative that will funnel funds only to the long-neglected east side. But Kansas City’s racial fractures may be hard to heal.  

Its Streetcar Stalled, Kansas City Mulls the Best Way Forward

Many cities face a similar challenge finding the money to expand a starter line.