Globalization

Sep
13
Super Cities №240—How Population Trends

Super Cities №240—How Population Trends

Of the nearly 9 billion people in the world, almost one-third live in China and India — two countries with the most polluted cities in the world.
1 min read
Jul
30

The Language of Money

Every ten years, a new digital platform becomes the internet’s interface.
1 min read
May
29
Super Cities №97 - Is It That Bad? Damn right.

Super Cities №97 - Is It That Bad? Damn right.

The world is on fire, dear graduates, and we need you to walk through it. We need you to be committed and great.
1 min read
Mar
22
Super Cities №73 — Why Cities Are The New Nation-States

Super Cities №73 — Why Cities Are The New Nation-States

Nation-states defined the 20th century. Cities will define the 21st century.
2 min read
Feb
15
Super Cities №58 — Data Don’t Lie: The Enlightenment is Working

Super Cities №58 — Data Don’t Lie: The Enlightenment is Working

In the age of #fakenews, it is difficult to focus on ground truth. **But the world is unambiguously improving.**
2 min read
Dec
06
Super Cities №28 — Lost Einsteins and Liberating Talent

Super Cities №28 — Lost Einsteins and Liberating Talent

In short, a child’s ability to invent correlates with their parents’ income rather than their own technical or mathematical skill.
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Nov
09
Super Cities №10 — Our Heroic (Global) Neighbors

Super Cities №10 — Our Heroic (Global) Neighbors

Between 1990 and 2016, infant mortality rates decreased by 53%
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Oct
30
Super Cities №5 — China and Global Manufacturing

Super Cities №5 — China and Global Manufacturing

Advanced manufacturing is not yet at scale — Nike cannot produce an adequate number of sneakers with on-site 3-d printers — but interesting production trends are starting to emerge within the global startup community.
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