The Real Problem with Gentrification
February 15, 2013
Gentrification, which has helped revive so many cities, has a possibly self-defeating side-effect: Leaving monotonous neighborhoods in its wake.
February 11, 2013
Local governments have gone online with alacrity. What have their consitutents gained—or lost—as a result?
Can Joe Lhota Save Big-City Republicanism?
February 07, 2013
Reviving partisan competition in urban areas will be good for Republicans, good for cities, and good for the country. New York's Joe Lhota has a persona that might help him become mayor. But can he create the infrastructure to sustain an actual two-party system?
Religion And Mobility
May 31, 2012
Richard Florida has an interesting post on the Atlantic’s “Cities” Web site playing with some new state-level data from Pew about economic mobility.