The Economy of Cities by Jane Jacobs

"The Economy of Cities" explores the concept of urbanization and its impact on economic development. The author argues that cities are the primary drivers of economic growth and innovation, challenging the traditional belief that rural agriculture is the foundation of economic development. The book delves into the history of city development, the role of cities in fostering innovation, and how urban economies evolve and adapt over time. It further discusses the importance of diversity and small-scale entrepreneurship in creating vibrant, sustainable cities.

The 2975th greatest book of all time


Published
1969
Nationality
American
Type
Nonfiction
Pages
Unknown
Words
Unknown
Original Language
English

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