America's Shrinking Cities

America's Shrinking Cities

New census results show Detroit has lost twenty-five percent of its population over the last decade. It's one of many cities adjusting to fewer residents. Diane and her guests discuss the reasons for the loss in population and the...

New census results show Detroit has lost twenty-five percent of its population over the last decade. It's one of many cities adjusting to fewer residents. Diane and her guests discuss the reasons for the loss in population and the transitioning options for America's shrinking cities.

Guests

Dante Chinni

Director of the Jefferson Institute's Patchwork Nation project and online correspondent for the PBS NewsHour; author of "Our Patchwork Nation."

Justin Hollander

assistant professor of Urban Planning at Tufts University in Massachusetts, author of "Sunburnt Cities: The Great Recession, Depopulation and Urban Planning in the American Sunbelt."

Terry Schwarz

director of Kent State University's Cleveland Urban Design Collaborative and CUDC's Shrinking Cities Institute.

Robert Groves

Director, U.S. Census Bureau

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