The Brookings Institution

In his look ahead to the big idea that will shape 2014, Bruce Katz identifies the emergence of the "Innovation District" - a shift in the "spatial geography of innovation" from isolated corporate campuses to mixed-use urban districts.
Jan 1, 2014   The Brookings Institution
Minorities comprise in 2010 more than half the population in 22 of the largest metro areas in and 98 percent population growth in large metro areas from 2000 to 2010, a recent report by The Brookings Institute shows.
Aug 31, 2011   The Brookings Institution
Minorities are becoming the majority in the United States, and the shift is most pronounced in populations under one year of age.
Aug 30, 2011   The Brookings Institution
Not to be confused with zero-emission-vehicles, the Brookings Institution looks primarily at the demographics and access to jobs of what they define as zero-vehicle households. Access to vehicles reveals equity (income) and urban vs. suburban issues.
Aug 21, 2011   The Brookings Institution
As aid programs continue to focus on battling poverty in cities, suburban areas are becoming the new front lines.
Aug 16, 2011   The Brookings Institution
Though population growth rates have slowed in cities and suburbs, their increasing interconnectedness has created sets of diverse metropolitan areas, according to the Brookings Institution's Alan Berube.
Jul 20, 2011   The Brookings Institution
A Brookings Institute report shows that the difference between crime in the suburbs and cities has drastically decreased, and argues that the current drop in crime rates weakens the correlation between ethnic groups and crime.
Jul 6, 2011   The Brookings Institution
This latest report from <em>The Brookings Institution</em> tracks economic recovery in 100 American metropolitan areas
Mar 21, 2011   The Brookings Institution
<em>The Brookings Institution</em> lists out the five biggest myths and misconceptions about the Census and the way demographics change in the U.S.
Feb 25, 2010   The Brookings Institution
A year ago, the Brookings Institution offered a series of suggestions to the Obama Administration for addressing infrastructure problems. Some advice was followed, other suggestions weren't. The Institution gives the Administration an A- for 2009.
Jan 20, 2010   The Brookings Institution
A new study from <em>The Brookings Institution</em> discusses how school quality and neighborhood affordability are linked, and how both can be improved.
Aug 1, 2009   The Brookings Institution