Our President and CEO reflects back on 2016, a pivotal year for Living Cities.
Persistent inequities in funding decisions disproportionately bar women and people of color from launching start-ups. But these entrepreneurs are key both for solving problems in their own communitie…
New City Accelerator initiative looks to drive inclusive economic opportunity through procurement
Five years into Pay for Success, an innovative policy shift will open the door to new strategies for driving better employment outcomes for thousands of youth.
By partnering with universities to leverage data and technology, cities continue to emerge as bright spots of innovation. They're leading the way in tackling today's most intractable problems.
We have heard about the social determinants of health, but how do social indicators impact an ecosystem’s ability to provide economic security?
A new Pay for Success project in Massachusetts will help put 2,000 immigrants and refugees on the path towards achieving the American dream
Consider these five tips on being intentional when using data to improve outcomes.
A new Pay for Success project will reduce recidivism and improve quality of life for those most likely to re-enter the prison system
In his penultimate post on the Equipt to Innovate framework elements, Steven Bosacker urges government employees and those working in data to take time to consider the people and real-life impacts be…
If the goal is economic security for all Americans, we're not going to get there without creating many more good jobs. That means we need a shared understanding of the fundamentals of job creation, s…
Our own Steven Bosacker and Gallup's Justin M. Bibb come together to discuss the effects of a disengaged workforce and how to make every city employee a key contributor to municipal success.
The five cities that make up Racial Equity Here are doing game-changing work to advance racial equity. At this midway point, we look at some emerging insights from their work.
Eight cities created pitches for a new City Accelerator on procurement and economic opportunity. View them before final cities are selected!