MIT Spectrum: The Future is Cities

Submitted by Ezra Glenn on Wed, 02/05/2014 - 11:48am

Cities around the world are growing faster than you can say megalopolis. More than half the world lives in cities, and by 2050, it will be two-thirds. In China alone, 300 million people will move to the city within the next 15 years, and to serve them, China must build the equivalent of the entire built infrastructure of the United States by 2028.

DUSP Student wins "Next Generation Grant" Award

Submitted by Ezra Glenn on Mon, 02/03/2014 - 3:15pm

Congratulations to DUSP student Bruno Verdini, who was awarded a "Next Generation Grant" from the Harvard Law School Program on Negotiation for his research project on "United States–Mexico Water and Energy Negotiations.”  The Program supports research in negotiation and conflict resolution by non-tenured faculty and doctoral studentsFor more information, click here.