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Published: 12 December 2019 (Estimated)

296 Pages


ISBN: 9780190053710

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The Wealth and Poverty of Cities

Why Nations Matter

Mario Polèse

  • Highlights the importance of national conditions and policies in the success or failure of cities
  • Provides accessible introduction to the economy of cities
  • Uses development and urban economics to chart urban successes and failures
  • Views cities through the lens of institutions and cultures