Silicon Valley Is Detroit: Are Zoning Laws to Blame?
Peter Thiel is concerned that innovation cannot afford San Francisco or New York City.
The Geography of Anti-Gentrification: Google Buses and Protests
Why aren't Google and Twitter welcome in San Francisco?
YURPs, Burps, and Globalizing Big Easy: Gentrification in New Orleans
The effects of gentrification in New Orleans.
Transit Oriented Boondoggle: The Problem With the Detroit Streetcar
Investment in any kind of transportation should aid production, not consumption.
Legacy Economy: Pittsburgh Steel Crazy After All These Years
"Manufacturing is no longer just about production. Production is now the core of a much wider set of activities."
Immigration and Gentrification: Cultures Clash Over Space and Place
Are our romantic attachments to place to blame for fear of brain drain from, immigration to, and gentrification of our cities?
Hong Kong Is Dying: It Has the Least Affordable Homes in the World
The quality of demographics carries greater weight than the quantity, and the Pearl of the Orient, while dense, is aging rapidly.
The New York Times Is Dying: Brain Drain at the Grey Lady
Hardly. Brain drain is an indicator of success, a sure sign of a talent refinery at work.