Can the cities save us?

  title={Can the cities save us?},
  author={David Rogers},
  journal={Construction Research and Innovation},
  pages={16 - 21}
  • David Rogers
  • Published 1 March 2013
  • Economics
  • Construction Research and Innovation
However, these complaints are somewhat wide of the mark. Back in 2010, Nick Clegg, the deputy prime minister, launched a white paper entitled “Local Growth: Realising Every Place’s Potential”. In his foreword, he said: “We are bringing an end to top-down initiatives that ignore the varying needs of different areas. We are creating local enterprise partnerships (LEPs) to bring together business and civic leaders to set the strategy and take the decisions that will allow their area to prosper… 

Connections between Asian and European World Cities: Measurement, Analysis, and Evaluation

Although world regions continue to be a key feature of the geographical imagination, there has been relatively little innovative research on world regionalization through the lens of city


Source: Institute for Fiscal Studies

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