Emily Badger

ReporterWashington, D.C.


How the hidden costs of transportation influence what’s truly affordable.

  • Mar 26, 2015

The rise and fall — and tentative rise again — of the “exurb.“

  • Mar 26, 2015

What luxury private transit could mean for people who ride the public bus.

  • Mar 25, 2015

A beautiful video about the pain of losing your space in a city.

  • Mar 24, 2015

Hillary Clinton cited Raj Chetty and important social mobility research in comments this week.

  • Mar 23, 2015

A new study warns that sprawl is costing the U.S. $1 trillion a year

  • Mar 23, 2015

In New York, this happens more often than you’d think.

  • Mar 23, 2015

A Gallup survey finds a lower concentration of gays in the South and Midwest.

  • Mar 20, 2015

“You can’t have a person driving a two-ton death machine.“

  • Mar 18, 2015

Where incomes are improving at the top, there’s little movement at the bottom.

  • Mar 17, 2015
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