May 29, 2019
The lesson for cities from the experiences of the past decade: Even revenue sources long considered reliable can be volatile.
January 16, 2019
With signs pointing to a weakening economy, we need to get ready now, and we need to do it right.
October 17, 2018
The structure of their tax systems doesn't align with their evolving economies.
March 7, 2014
Metropolitan areas are the homes of our economic engines, and that's where the need for infrastructure investment is greatest.
December 9, 2013
Hospitals, museums and education institutions have become important parts of a city's economy. They also consume government services, but pay little, if anything in return. It's time to rethink the relationship.