U.S. Metro Areas

  • Podcast

    We Need to Change the Way We Think about Infrastructure in America

    June 6, 2014, Robert Puentes and Fred Dews

  • In the News

    I think it is not sufficient just to get the city's fiscal house in order. If Detroit is to become a functioning city economically, the plan must address improved service delivery — including public safety — and expanded infrastructure investment.

    February 20, 2014, Bruce Katz, The Associated Press
  • Podcast

    America's War on Poverty Moves to the Suburbs

    January 22, 2014, Elizabeth Kneebone and Fred Dews

  • In the News

    It doesn't look like the federal government is going to be leading the way. It's up to mayors to say what we are going to do.

    November 6, 2013, Jennifer Bradley, National Public Radio
  • Podcast

    U.S. Immigrants and Prospects for Immigration Reform

    September 27, 2013, Audrey Singer and Fred Dews

  • In the News

    Cities are starting to take control of their economic future. They aren't waiting for Washington.

    August 5, 2013, Bruce Katz, TIME
  • In the News

    Cities are networks of people, not just governments. That's an advantage that cities have. When states or the federal government get tied up in gridlock, they have nowhere else to turn. Cities can turn to the business and philanthropic communities. Instead of a bailout, cities need to look at becoming better partners.

    July 24, 2013, Bruce Katz, Chicago Tribune
  • In the News

    Hopefully the conversation about Detroit’s fiscal future will open a conversation about Detroit’s economic future.

    July 23, 2013, Bruce Katz, Bloomberg Businessweek
  • In the News

    The bankruptcy of the Detroit government doesn’t erase all the good things that are still happening in Detroit with private money and philanthropic money and some state and federal money.

    July 19, 2013, Jennifer Bradley, Washington Post
  • In the News

    For most mayors, going to Washington is one big irrelevant photo-op. Across the country there is this disdain for how self-referential DC has become.

    June 17, 2013, Bruce Katz, Financial Times

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