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Competitive and Attractive Cities

  • Voula P. Mega
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Abstract

The future of cities depends largely on their capacity to generate and distribute wealth and the quality of life they offer to citizens. Cities are propellers of the economy, both the creators and the mediators of the dynamics that are released by the mutual reinforcement of activities clustering together. In times of crisis, the search for sustainable growth, in balance with the other components of sustainability, is critical. Multiwin innovations are essential for creating new assets, especially out of liabilities.

Keywords

Green Roof European City Recovery Plan World City Green Economy 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.BrusselsBelgium

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