The Recession's Impact on American Cities

Next American City kicks off their new podcast by interviewing the Brookings Institution's Alan Berube about how the economic recession is playing out in American cities and metropolitan areas.

Editor Diana Lind discusses the recession with Berube, and asks about what cities can do to learn and recover from the recession.

"Which cities have recovered best from the economic downturn? What's next for the urban economy? And what should President Obama do to help out hurting metros?"

Full Story: Episode 1

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