In the aftermath of the US housing crisis, Habitat for Humanity is working to build not just affordable homes, but affordable communities.
From Vision to Action features tried-and-true ways to mitigate the effects of poverty in America.
The vast majority of neighborhoods in American cities do not "trade places." Instead, concentrated poverty and its opposite, concentrated affluence, are surprisingly persistent.
Due to the rapid growth of its cities, China's middle class is growing—but so is its urban poor.
The public debate around climate change is no longer about science—it’s about values, culture, and ideology.
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Oregon’s land-use policies have preserved farmland and led to smart urban growth.
The Barr Fellows Network is changing the way work gets done in Boston’s large and entrenched social sector.
Entrepreneurs are setting up shop in the nation's urban food deserts.
In his latest book, David Sloan Wilson argues that evolutionary theory should be used to illuminate and tackle urban problems.
A Philadelphia study connects green spaces to neighborhood safety.