Canadian researchers made the case at the Transportation Research Board this past week that improved bike infrastructure and neighborhood gentrification go hand in hand. They used research gathered fromi Portland and Chicago.
Jan 18, 2016 The Washington Post - Wonkblog
The Washington Post performs a sort of reverse archaeology: looking skyward to the heights of building for a record of the country's economic fortunes.
Jan 11, 2016 The Washington Post - Wonkblog
New Census data provides a contemporary view of domestic migration, which has returned to pre-recession patterns.
Dec 29, 2015 The Washington Post - Wonkblog
Washington, D.C. provides a model for trends found in other cities: people living near transit are trending younger, whiter, and more educated.
Dec 20, 2015 The Washington Post - Wonkblog
Modern maps are visual representations of millions of points of standardized data.
Oct 16, 2015 The Washington Post - Wonkblog
Most cities around the world can be broken down into 27 typical patterns of development, according to the work of a researcher at UC Davis.
Oct 14, 2015 The Washington Post - Wonkblog
The perception that a city has reached its maximum population and nobody else should be allowed in, or nothing should be allowed to change, is limiting the potential of our cities and increasing housing inequality.
Oct 8, 2015 The Washington Post - Wonkblog
A new study published in the American Journal of Epidemiology has linked an increase in the likelihood of being in a traffic fatality to a person's educational level.
Oct 3, 2015 The Washington Post - Wonkblog
David Simon believes the events depicted in his new HBO mini-series were the result of a history of systematic hyper-segregation in America. HUD Secretary Castro agrees.
Oct 1, 2015 The Washington Post - Wonkblog
The Census has confirmed what many trend stories and liberals have been saying for a while now—white people are moving back to cities.
Sep 25, 2015 The Washington Post - Wonkblog