Joel Kotkin is a GOVERNING contributor. He is an internationally-recognized authority on global, economic, political and social trends, and is the author of a new book, "The Next Hundred Million: America in 2050."
Joel Kotkin
May 1, 2010

Growing America: Demographics and Destiny

With America expected to grow by 100 million people in the next 40 years, how will states and localities run a bigger, more diverse country?