Future Cities

Governments should look to land value tax to fund large city-building projects.
Mar 4, 2014   Future Cities
In December, the Rockefeller Foundation chose the first 33 cities to receive funding and support through its 100 Resilient Cities Challenge. Here's what comes next.
Jan 13, 2014   Future Cities
Here are five urban IT projects that are set to win big this year -- and serve as examples for cities everywhere.
Jan 5, 2014   Future Cities
As we bid farewell to 2013, here are the Top 10 scandals that cast a negative light on some global cities this past year.
Dec 31, 2013   Future Cities
Next month, Copenhagen starts its year as European Green Capital. We run down five of the reasons it won the title -- with no references to cycling or Jan Gehl.
Dec 28, 2013   Future Cities
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti's "Great Streets" plan is long on vision, but short on budget details. Terry Sweeney identifies some wealthy locals who should be called on for help.
Dec 22, 2013   Future Cities
Researchers from City University in London have analyzed the ways men and women use the city's bike share scheme differently. Transport for London will use this information to plan better outreach.
Dec 19, 2013   Future Cities
The World Economic Forum has reported on the state of national energy networks around the world and which countries are doing the most to embrace renewable energy technology.
Dec 13, 2013   Future Cities
Jan Gehl argued at the Royal Institute of British Architects annual research symposium that architects and urban planners must do more research on how their schemes affect people.
Dec 8, 2013   Future Cities
Technology company Ericsson has published its 2013 list of the world's cities with the best information and communications technology (ICT) networks, but there are also good things happening in the cities with the least developed networks.
Nov 29, 2013   Future Cities
There's no shortage of bold and bizarre ideas for how to make our future cities more livable, sustainable, and efficient. Whether many of these ideas are feasible is another story.
Nov 24, 2013   Future Cities