The New Localism: How Cities Can Thrive in the Age of Populism

The New Localism: How Cities Can Thrive in the Age of Populism

by Bruce Katz, Jeremy Nowak

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780815731658
Publisher: Brookings Institution Press
Publication date: 01/09/2018
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 304
Sales rank: 1,063,682
File size: 2 MB

About the Author

Bruce Katz is the cofounder of New Localism Advisors and was the Centennial Scholar at the Brookings Institution, where he focused on the challenges and opportunities of global urbanization. He was vice president and codirector of the Brookings Metropolitan Policy Program, which he founded in 1996. He coauthored The Metropolitan Revolution (Brookings, 2013).

Jeremy Nowak is the cofounder of New Localism Advisors and is a Distinguished Visiting Fellow at Drexel University's Lindy Institute for Urban Innovation. He created The Reinvestment Fund, one of the largest community investment institutions in the United States, and chaired the Board of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia. He is also the chief strategist for Spring Point Partners and was a Non-Resident Senior Fellow at the Brookings Institution.

Table of Contents

Contents:

Preface

Acknowledgments

1. Power Reimagined

2. New Localism and the American City

3. Everything Has Changed

4. Revaluing Urban Growth

5. Rethinking Governance

6. Reclaiming Public Wealth

7. New Localism and Economic Inclusion

8. Inventing Metro Finance

9. Financing the Future

10. Toward a Nation of Problem Solvers

Notes

Index

Reader’s Guide

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