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Will Mayors Save the World?

Will Mayors Save the World?
Will Mayors Save the World?, © SHoP Architects
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When national leaders get too caught up in political games to make real change, who steps in? Lately, cities have been setting the pace for policy change, tackling issues from climate change to immigration. This development, termed "glocalization," seems to be a growing trend, and indicates a shift of influence from the national to the local level. The Atlantic's Emma Green explains and explores the term, and lays out why mayors might be the ones to change our world. Read the full article here

Cite: Katherine Allen. "Will Mayors Save the World?" 28 Sep 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed . <http://www.archdaily.com/432198/will-mayors-save-the-world/>