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PUB. DATE
October 2004
SOURCE
Brand Strategy;Oct2004, Issue 186, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article focuses on the book "The Rise of the Creative Class," by Richard Florida. Thesis of Florida is simple, yet challenging, he argued that in a knowledge-based economy, what counts is how cool and open a city is in highlighting the importance of youth culture and its attendant and established demands for liberalism and inclusion. he cites cities such as San Francisco, Austin, Boston, Newcastle, Madrid, Berlin, London, Barcelona, Milan and Stockholm as classic examples of cities that are getting it right.
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14736594

 

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