January 22, 2018
As a movie and a mayoral speech demonstrate, destructive policies of the past had a lot to do with the city's decline. What's needed is inclusive economic competitiveness.
August 15, 2017
A new learning collaborative is charting efforts in four metros to connect minority communities to entrepreneurial resources.
December 10, 2015
Much of the talk in Paris is about bringing capital to bear on climate change. That would have a profound effect on our urban economies.
September 12, 2013
Plenty of would-be entrepreneurs are sitting in our K-12 classrooms. They're not getting the help they need to become the innovators who could boost our economies.
August 8, 2013
Entrepreneurs are busy in our increasingly multicultural urban landscape, but they're not creating many jobs. That could change if we invested in them.
July 18, 2013
They are competitive, creative, innovative, resilient and courageous. If those sound like core characteristics of successful entrepreneurs, they are, and we need to build on them.