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Cities Methodologies 2014

Cities Methodologies 2014

27 - 31 October 2014

'Cities as Engines of Economic Growth' Revisited

'Cities as Engines of Economic Growth' Revisited

19 November 2014

The concept of ‘cities as engines of economic growth’ has become ubiquitous since the 1990s. However, when Nigel Harris first raised the economic significance of cities in the mid-1970s, it was a seen as outlandish in an international development context where all the focus was on rural development. This panel ...