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Global cities of the future: An interactive map | McKinsey & Company
Useful interactive map shows data behind urbanization: GUP (Gross Urban Product), population, %elderly +report
economy  city  population  Q2  2012  map  statistics  urbanization  demographics  nation  europe  asia  americas  infographic  analysis  reference  interactive  tool 
february 2015 by csrollyson
Dismantling Empires Through Devolution - Atlantic Mobile
MUSTread "devolution" as necessary pressure value to enable people to win self-determination in a global politically inflexible world
geography  politics  policy  globalization  q3  2014  pointofview  scotland  basque  venezia  venice  barcelona  ukraine  sardinia  catalonia  spain  history  iraq  korea  unbundling  nation  state  local  government  2ghcj 
september 2014 by csrollyson
Amitav Ghosh : The Anglophone Empire
Brilliant essay juxtaposes the British Empire in India and the USA/UK/Australia force in Iraq
india  history  iraq  empire  analysis  comparison  usa  britain  uk  repression  military  nation  building  revolt  Bush  australia 
april 2013 by csrollyson
Cities need competition and intelligent design to thrive. - Slate Magazine
Interesting take on city v. nation v. regime v. enterprise: what's more relevant & durable? how cities compete startup cities Thx @jhagel
city  enterprise  community  politics  economy  disruption  government  nation  history  comparison  model  competition  global  local  2.0  design 
april 2012 by csrollyson
The New World Order: A Map - Newsweek
Excellent thesis but leaves me wanting more: as I've oft written, think beyond nation state Thx @bremley
globalization  transformation  culture  tribe  language  identity  nation  state  2ghcj  exceptional  government  disruption 
october 2010 by csrollyson

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