FLICKR/Stacey MacNaught - Rainbow over Manchester, UK City Centre, March, 19, 2013.
Devolution for an urban age: City power and problem-solving
March 25, 2016,
The world has no shortage of urgent challenges in 2016—economic restructuring, income inequality, demographic transformation, international migration, and climate change, just to name a few. At the same time, the locus of problem-solving is devolving downward. Cities have become the engines of national economies and the vanguard of economic and social innovation.