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LSE Urban Age Electric City conference – London, December 2012

The Urban Age Conference focused on the theme of the ‘Electric City’: a detailed investigation of how the combined forces of technological innovation and the global environmental crisis are affecting urban society.


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Construction in New Orleans

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How cities recover from disasters – Edward J Blakely

As the catastrophes we face seem to be getting worse, how do and can cities prepare, survive and recover?


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Tesco Fresh and Easy

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Small-scale expansion allows for growth during troubled times

Retailers are learning that they must know and target specific demographics if they want to attract and retain new customers. Read how targeted, small-scale expansion helps get the job done.


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BMW HQ in Munich, one of the top cities for investment prospects

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Measuring investment attractiveness and performance in Europe’s cities – Greg Clark, Senior Fellow, ULI Europe

London, Paris and Frankfurt remain the top three cities for business environment and investment potential.


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Copenhagen - Europe's greenest major city_credit JamesZ

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How sustainable are Europe’s cities? – Greg Clark, Senior Fellow, ULI Europe

Exploring Europe’s cities’ rankings in terms of air quality, public transport use, energy efficiency and environmental governance.


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Stockholm: the least stressful commute

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Quality of life in Europe’s cities – Greg Clark, Senior Fellow, ULI Europe

How European cities compare for safety, liveability, infrastructure, job satisfaction, and citizen trust - the answer might surprise you!


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Greg Clark

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Economic dynamism of European cities – Greg Clark, Senior Fellow, ULI Europe

An in-depth look at the economic power of Europe’s cities


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Greg Clark

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European cities in the new global investment cycle – Greg Clark, Senior Fellow, ULI Europe

Indexing cities: which are the ones to watch in the coming years?


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Retail at the heart of planning

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Retail at the heart of planning – Anika Michalowska

Opportunities for retail development are growing in the French regions, especially in city centres, where retail is an integral part of urban development.


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