Local Urban Restructuring as a Mirror of Globalisation Processes: Prague in the 1990s

@inproceedings{Skora1994LocalUR,
  title={Local Urban Restructuring as a Mirror of Globalisation Processes: Prague in the 1990s},
  author={Luděk S{\'y}kora},
  year={1994}
}
This paper argues that Prague is rapidly becoming a standard Western city considerably shaped by forces of contemporary global capitalism. The impact of global forces on local urban restructuring in Prague is enabled by system transformations, which form the backbone of a government-directed transition to market economy. The system transformations, such as public management deregulation, privatisation processes and liberalisation of prices, have already set 'new rules of the game', have… CONTINUE READING

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