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Innovation and the City:  Setting a New Urban Agenda

Innovation and the City: Setting a New Urban Agenda

The Center for an Urban Future has release a new report recommending innovative initiatives for New York City, and by implication, every major American city: This report, “Innovation and the City,” presents 15 of the most promising reforms—from San Francisco’s bold plan to establish a $50 college savings account for every kindergartener in public school, […]

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Are Financial Services Leaving the Big City?

Are Financial Services Leaving the Big City?

That’s the question raised by a recent post over at new geography.  The post tracks the decline of financial services employment in big metro centers like New York and San Francisco, and notes an increase in employment in outlying areas.  One hypothesis:  the banks are looking for lower cost locations. Metropolitan areas [in which housing […]

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