August 21 readings

by Dana on August 21, 2011

The anxiety economy.

Social and political progress will always accompany economic progress.

Pepe Escobar writes for Al-Jazeera.

I get the feeling that it takes something the proportions of an Olympics to seriously assess a city.

Imagine if Chinese pagentry goes all hard-core tiger mom, this is but a start.

When does economy of scale when it comes to city management stops to make sense?