Research and publications

We believe that the first challenge in transforming cities lies in changing minds. So, while our work is grounded in evidence and research, we also use stories of urban change and urban heroes to light the way towards happier places.


  • Charles and Happy City teamAnother reminder that elections matter. For the first time in its 54-year history, the US Govt’s National Transport… ,
  • Charles and Happy City teamHere’s a great thread all about Ramadan this month, for anyone who wants to support their Muslim friends and collea… ,
  • Charles and Happy City teamBungalow courts offer some of the friendliest housing in Los Angeles--but new parking and zoning rules made it pret… ,