It’s a headline not a story … unless you’re an insurance broker or an insurer and you cannot find your next best prospects for a specialist insurance scheme. Then it’s not just a problem, it’s a business challenge that geographic information can solve.… Read more...
It’s a sad story, but there’s another one behind it. Yes, a 46-year-old man lay dead and undiscovered, because a police team used Google Maps to set its search boundaries. But there’s a deeper narrative here.
Obama’s end-of-year review is great, but titles can be misleading. Here are two reasons to get a copy of ‘The New Geography of Jobs’, and two reasons to forget it.
This is Enrico Moretti’s look at the addled distribution of wealth and prosperity across America.