Cities and Urbanization

With our nation states on the ropes, it’s time for cities to take the lead

‘Large and medium-sized cities are especially well suited to solve many of our planet's most daunting challenges’ Image: REUTERS/Mark Blinch

Robert Muggah

Co-founder, SecDev Group and Co-founder Igarape Institute

Richard Florida

Professor of Business and Creativity, Joseph L. Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto

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