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

The Transformative Potential of Small-Scale Entrepreneurship

Rafael Gomez et al.

University of Toronto Press, 2015

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Economist Films

Economist Films, 2017

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How Cities and Metros Are Fixing Our Broken Politics and Fragile Economy

Bruce Katz and Jennifer Bradley

Brookings Institution Press, 2013

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How Our Greatest Invention Makes Us Richer, Smarter, Greener, Healthier, and Happier

Edward L. Glaeser

Penguin Group (USA), 2011

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A Ranking of the World’s Major Cities

The Economist Intelligence Unit

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

Ashley Dawson

Verso Books, 2017

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Driving Growth Through the Creative Economy

The Economist Intelligence Unit

EIU, 2015

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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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Which global cities have the highest cost of living?

Economist Intelligence Unit

EIU, 2018

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