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Globalization 3.0 Is Shifting Power From Nations to Cities Around the World

John M. Eger | Posted 04.30.2016 | World
John M. Eger

Barcelona, New York, London, Hong Kong, and even Nice according to Forbes Magazine, quoting a study by Juniper Research which reported: "Now with grea...

Choosing a Mayor May Be More Important Than Choosing a President

John M. Eger | Posted 06.26.2016 | Technology
John M. Eger

Let's be frank. The strength of America's economy and as well as our political prowess in the world are inextricably linked. Cities -- not the Federal government -- are best positioned to renew and reinvent America for the new, global, knowledge-based economy.

Declaration of Space Opportunity

Lucian Tarnowski | Posted 04.15.2015 | Impact
Lucian Tarnowski

We are living in an interdependent world. The major challenges that face humanity are global in nature. We need to develop more interdependent thinking in order to deal with them.

Benjamin Barber: Nation States No Longer Work -- But Cities Do

The European | Posted 12.19.2014 | World

The European: Mr. Barber, what is more interesting to you: local elections or the political scramble on the national stage? Barber: There’s a dir...

Fortuna et Melancolia

Alexandre Montagu | Posted 08.04.2012 | World
Alexandre Montagu

The transformation of the state from nation state to market state provides in my view one of the most plausible explanations for the despair that accompanies increasing prosperity in our time.