Industry Tracker: A Tale of Two Cities: What Does the Future Hold for Major Urban Centers?
The Leader Magazine
Publication Date: Jan - 2012
Document Type: Article
Publisher: CoreNet Global
Number Of Pages: 2
It was the best of times. It was the worst of times.
Charles Dickens' famous opening to his classic novel A Tale of Two Cities spoke of the contrasting fates of two French Revolution-era characters, but in today's context, those words could signify the fortunes of cities themselves. It's a fact: We are returning to the city. The 20th century was an era for nations. The 21st is the century of the city.