Urban Development

How can city planners develop cities that are not congested, reduce loneliness, provide convenience, aid the economy, help people feel comfortable, lead the way in terms of eco-friendliness and digital innovation as well as [insert your requests here]. Find some answers here.

Summaries

Which global cities have the highest cost of living?

Economist Intelligence Unit

EIU, 2018

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The Peril and Promise of Urban Life in the Age of Climate Change

Ashley Dawson

Verso Books, 2017

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What Do We Need to Know to Plan and Design Them Better?

Anthony Townsend

Medium, 2017

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Economist Films

Economist Films, 2017

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Emissions will keep declining, but likely not enough for the United States to meet 2025 goal

Warren Cornwall

Science, 2017

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During an Era of Rapid Urbanization, the Humble Lift is Getting a High-Tech Upgrade

Patrick Sisson

Curbed, 2017

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A Ranking of the World’s Major Cities

The Economist Intelligence Unit

EIU, 2017

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Cities Can’t Assume a Continued Boost from the Young

Conor Dougherty

The New York Times, 2017

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Global Agenda Council on the Future of Cities

World Economic Forum, 2015

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Andy Gouldson et al.

SEI, 2014

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