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Regenerating Urban Land

The World Bank has just published the report “Regenerating Urban Land: A Practitioner’s Guide to Leveraging Private Investment.” The study looks at regeneration programs from eight cities around the world:  Ahmedabad, Buenos Aires, Johannesburg, Santiago, Singapore, Seoul, Shanghai and Washington DC. According to the report, the single most crucial component in rejuvenating decaying urban areas …
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East Asia’s Changing Urban Landscape

The World Bank has just published “East Asia’s Changing Urban Landscape: Measuring a Decade of Spatial Growth.” According to the report, almost 200 million people moved to urban areas in East Asia from 2000-2010. For the first time, the data compares urban areas and their populations in a consistent manner across East Asia. The study …
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