What will be the Future of Cities?

The Future of Cities

Whatever the future holds for humanity, it is likely to take place in an urban context. Yet, there are many, and sometimes divergent, urban futures. This book is being published as a series, with permission of the American Enterprise Institute. Please return weekly to read each chapter as it is published.

Dispersion and Concentration in Metropolitan Employment

By Wendall Cox The just released County Business Patterns indicates…
Greenhouse Gas Regulation Effects and Climate Change

Greenhouse Gas Regulation and Climate Change

California Environmental Quality Act, Greenhouse Gas Regulation…

America’s Inner Cities Mirror Baltimore’s Woes

By Joel Kotkin... Amid all the happy talk about the revival…

Gattis: MetroRail – the good, the bad and the ugly

By Tory Gattis New rail lines show value but also gaps in…

California is so Over

By Joel Kotkin: California has met the future, and it really…

Is Suburbia Crashing? Suburban Traffic Myths Refuted

By Fanis Grammenos and Tom Kerwin Traffic crashes are a cause…

Does Fast-Growing Houston Need A Master Plan?

By Scott Beyer Contributor It was only a matter of time.…

Asian augmentation

By Joel Kotkin & Wendell Cox... California, our beautiful,…

STILL MOVING TO TEXAS: THE 2014 METROPOLITAN POPULATION ESTIMATES

By Wendell Cox 03/27/2015 Texas continues to dominate…

HIGH DENSITY HOUSING’S BIGGEST MYTH

by Ross Elliott 03/07/2015 Advocates of higher density…