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Financing Sustainable Urban Development

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Speaker(s): Hari Sankaran
Chair: Tony Travers

Recorded on 4 June 2007 in New Theatre, East Building.

Financing urban development and infrastructure requires consistent strategic planning. While urban planning adjusts to flexible, short-term and incremental implementation, cities rely on long-term visions. How can capital intense investments become socially and financially sustainable given this critical long-term perspective? Hari Sankaran is managing director of Infrastructure Leasing and Financial Services Ltd.

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