The Growing Disconnect Between Where You Live and Work
You might have fantasized before about making big money and living large in a place where costs are low, but what happens when things work the other way around?
Pittsburgh Exceptionalism and Japan's Economic Resilience
Don't judge a metro or a nation-state by its population numbers.
Yes, Washington, D.C., Is More Expensive Than New York City
Why shouldn't distant locales tied to jobs in the urban core count in a housing expenditure study?
The Urban Geography of Globalization: Global Neighborhoods
Global money follows transit access.
The Geography of Foreign Investment in Real Estate
Does supply or demand better map where the money is flowing?
The Creative Class Boondoggle in Downtown Las Vegas
On Tony Hsieh and the pseudoscience of "collisions."
Portlandia Paradox: Oregon Is Overeducated, Underemployed
Oregon's largest city is full of overeducated and underemployed young people.
No Innovation Without Migration: The Harlem Renaissance
The Harlem Renaissance wasn't a place, but an era of migration. It would have happened even without New York City.
No Innovation Without Migration: Do Places Make People?
We know that people make places, but does it also work the other way?
No Innovation Without Migration: Breaking Convention
How do large dense cities foment innovation? The conventional wisdom on the subject is speculative at best.