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Keys to the City: how economics, institutions, social interaction and politics shape development

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Speaker(s): Professor Michael Storper
Chair: Professor Eric Neumayer

Recorded on 23 October 2013 in Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House.

The global economy is driven by major cities: the keys to the city are the keys to global development. Michael Storper explains why economists, sociologists and political scientists should take geography seriously.

Michael Storper is professor of economic geography at LSE and professor of economic sociology at Sciences Po.

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