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24-Hour Cities: Real Investment Performance, Not Just by Hugh F. Kelly,Richard Florida

By Hugh F. Kelly,Richard Florida

24 Hour Cities is the first actual complete size booklet approximately America’s towns that by no means sleep. over the past fifty years, the nation’s best live-work-play towns have confirmed themselves greater than simply bright city environments for the elite. they're attracting a cross-section of the inhabitants from around the U.S. and are hottest locations for immigrants of all source of revenue strata. this is often making a virtuous circle in which monetary development complements estate values, more desirable genuine property markets maintain extra trustworthy tax bases, and strong municipal sales pay for larger companies that additional allure companies and gifted contributors.


Yet, only a iteration in the past, towns like manhattan, Boston, Washington, San Francisco, and Miami have been broke (financially and physically), scarred by means of violence, and top examples of city disorder. How did the turnaround occur? And why are different towns nonetheless caught with the hole downtowns and sprawling suburbs that make for a 9-to-5 city configuration? Hugh Kelly’s cross-disciplinary study identifies the elements of luck, and the recipe that places them together.

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