The Flight of the Creative Class: The New Global Competition for Talent

@inproceedings{Florida2005TheFO,
  title={The Flight of the Creative Class: The New Global Competition for Talent},
  author={Richard Florida},
  year={2005}
}
Research-driven and clearly written, bestselling economist Richard Florida addresses the growing alarm about the exodus of high-value jobs from the USA. Today's most valued workers are what economist Richard Florida calls the Creative Class. In his bestselling The Rise of the Creative Class, Florida identified these variously skilled individuals as the source of economic revitalisation in US cities. In that book, he shows that investment in technology and a civic culture of tolerance (most… 

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