The shape of the new American city conference
tats-Unis, United States, économie, démographie, environnement urbain, infrastructure, croissance urbaine, logement, politique urbaine, société urbaine, planification, mutation urbaine
Cities are the engines of metropolitan growth in the U.S. economy today. But key economic, demographics and environmental challenges threaten this role. Home to enormous economic disparities, struggling schools, rapidly changing populations, and an infrastructure under increasing environmental pressure, our cities are also places of great social and economic opportunity, deep and diverse cultural resources, and impressive innovation. What are the issues facing cities, the effect of policy decisions in the past, and the potential for significant shift in metropolitan spatial structure in the next half century?
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