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All things urban, from @theatlantic.
· 5 min
HQ2 Cities: There’s a Better Way to Do Economic Development
If you want economic growth and jobs, stop throwing incentives at Amazon and invest in businesses that are already there
· 16 min
Why Did America Give Up on Mass Transit? (Don’t Blame Cars.)
Streetcar, bus, and metro systems have been ignoring one lesson for 100 years: Service drives demand.
· 7 min
What Ends Up On the Sidewalk
Sidewalks are a last shred of safe public space. No wonder we’re fighting
· 10 min
The Case for Rooms
It’s time to end the tyranny of open-concept interior design