Debt

February 5, 2016, 12pm PST
The city, county, and state that the NFL's Rams once called home will continue to pay debt for the financing of the Edward Jones Dome. What other option to they have?
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
November 10, 2015, 11am PST
More evidence that reports of "peak car" in the United States were premature.
CNBC
May 16, 2014, 8am PDT
Re-examining recent thinking on student debt as major contributor to the lousy housing market.
CityLab
January 2, 2013, 9am PST
Richard Blackwell examines the foundations of Canada's housing "affordability crisis," in which prices have doubled over the last decade due to low rates and easy mortgage terms.
The Globe and Mail
December 15, 2012, 1pm PST
After a decade-long construction arms race at the nation's institutions of higher education, The New York Times looks at what happens when the creditors come calling.
The New York Times
January 8, 2012, 3pm PST
Nearly 10 years in the works, a connector between Oakland International Airport and the BART transit system is taking shape.
The Contra Costa Times
June 14, 2011, 5am PDT
This piece from <em>Domus</em> goes on a tour of Athens with local architect Andreas Angelidakis, who reflects on the city's lasting and negative impacts from hosting the Olympics.
domus
April 12, 2011, 6am PDT
California's redevelopment agencies have almost as much if not more debt than what they pull in from tax revenues, according to this investigation by <em>The Wall Street Journal</em>.
The Wall Street Journal
September 30, 2010, 1pm PDT
After nearly collapsing under the pressure of a free-wheeling building boom, Dubai is on the rebound. A new internal accounting effort is trying to explore what went wrong and how to avoid those mistakes in the future.
Reuters
June 23, 2010, 9am PDT
Municipal debt is on the rise, as state and local borrowing has grown to nearly one-quarter of the U.S. GDP.
The Wall Street Journal
February 28, 2010, 1pm PST
The Olympics have ended in Vancouver, but their costs live on.
The New York Times
February 22, 2010, 7am PST
The economic recession is pushing many municipalities towards declaring bankruptcy.
The Wall Street Journal
February 17, 2009, 11am PST
Banks and financial institutions are making the foreclosure crisis worse, as lobbying efforts seek to block bankruptcy courts from gaining more power to reduce debt, according to this article from <em>Der Spiegel</em>.
Der Spiegel