• Airbnb provides bigger economic boost for white neighborhoods, study finds

    8 days ago - By Stl Today

    Airbnb rentals help local economies by driving restaurant traffic and employment in a handful of U.S. cities, but not in predominantly black or Hispanic neighborhoods, according to a study from Purdue University. The findings run counter to Airbnb's longtime assertion...
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  • These Are the 10 Worst Cities for Driving in 2018

    These Are the 10 Worst Cities for Driving in 2018

    8 days ago - By Fortune

    Sorry Motor City-according to a study released by the personal finance website WalletHub on Tuesday, Detroit is the worst city to drive in.
    Unlike some studies that focus solely on traffic , WalletHub looked at the 100 U.S. cities with the highest population, and measured them in four different categories: cost of ownership and maintenance, traffic and infrastructure, safety, and access to vehicles and maintenance.
    These four categories were broken down into a total of 29 sub-metrics-number of car thefts and the cost of gas, for example-each of which had a weighted value. For each metric a...
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