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Bruce Katz of the Brookings Institution shares his views on cities, metros, and Detroit.
Nashville’s Director of Finance Richard Riebeling discusses crafting sustainable cities through financing infrastructure, incentivizing tourism, and promoting fiscal transparency.
Memphis Finance Director Brian Collins explains how his city’s problems are being met with innovative solutions from the public and private sectors.
Researchers explain political violence in Pakistan’s largest city in terms of informal urban planning rather than ethnic tensions.
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This week, Daniel O’Keefe speaks with Gayle Corrigan and Joseph Andriole of Central Falls, RI on labor-management relations and how unions and city governments can work together through financial crises.
Research shows the number of hate groups within an area can influence the power dynamic of Islamic religious groups, their relationship with the local government, and an elected official’s response to such controversies.
Jeff Brantingham of UCLA discusses the predictability of crime, the distinction between crime and criminality, and modeling patterns in the noise.
Neal Young from the City of Phoenix talks about sustainable growth, transportation, solar energy, budgeting, and pensions in the nation’s Sunbelt.
Residential segregation is shown to drive down income growth across all economic levels.
Recent research provides evidence supporting the poverty-reducing effects of Medicaid in urban areas.