http://joelkotkin.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/us-china-global-trade.jpg360640Joel Kotkin/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/jkotkin_logo.pngJoel Kotkin2018-08-13 08:10:062018-08-13 08:10:06'Chinafornia' and Global Trade in Age of Trump
If there are two facts of life in the modern American city, they are that rent will be too damn high, and that attracting investment from a mega corporation will seem to some local power players like the best way to stave off economic disaster.
http://joelkotkin.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/kansas-city.jpg480640Matt Taylor/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/jkotkin_logo.pngMatt Taylor2018-08-08 08:12:462018-08-08 08:25:13Cities Are for Rich People Now and Wooing Amazon Only Makes It Worse
Orange County Focus
How can Orange County become a better place to live for all of its residents? Joel Kotkin and Marshall Toplansky explore the challenges and solutions in Orange County Focus: Forging Our Common Future, a research brief from Chapman University’s Center for Demographics and Policy. Read an excerpt from the report Click here to read/download the full report
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Localism In America
Edited by Joel Kotkin and Ryan Streeter, a new report on “Localism in America” is a collection of essays from AEI and the Center for Opportunity for Urbanism.
The report highlights ideas and proposals from writers of diverse ideological backgrounds about the promise and limits of taking on big challenges at the local level.