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Charter Cities might become a reality.

Charter Cities might become a reality.

I like this: the idea that we can start from scratch. The New York Times' Adam Davidson writes of the Honduras project: "In 2009, Romer developed the idea of charter cities — economic zones founded on the land of poor countries but governed with the legal and political system of, often, rich ones."

I like this: the idea that we can start from scratch. The New York Times' Adam Davidson writes of the Honduras project: "In 2009, Romer developed the idea of charter cities — economic zones founded on the land of poor countries but governed with the legal and political system of, often, rich ones."

Exploring the consequences of charter school expansion in U.S. cities | Economic Policy Institute

Exploring the consequences of charter school expansion in U.S. cities | Economic Policy Institute

In the case of Honduras, free trade agreement policies in conjunction with unprecedented levels of privatization, reduction of government services, hundreds of mining and other extraction concessions (more than 35% of the national territory), and the “charter city” or ZEDES (Special Economic Development Zones) are aimed at regional economic integration and prosperity for the multinational companies and regional oligarchs, not ordinary citizens.

In the case of Honduras, free trade agreement policies in conjunction with unprecedented levels of privatization, reduction of government services, hundreds of mining and other extraction concessions (more than 35% of the national territory), and the “charter city” or ZEDES (Special Economic Development Zones) are aimed at regional economic integration and prosperity for the multinational companies and regional oligarchs, not ordinary citizens.

The Sacramento Real Estate Photographers Community Showcase ----------- Feel free to share any of our photos and videos with your friends or clients!   View the entire database of photos and video at http://ift.tt/2jc7cb5 ----------- Roseville is a progressive city with its eye on the future but all the while retains and celebrates its rich historical railroad roots. Located in Placer County along the eastern edge of the Sacramento Valley at the base of the Sierra Nevada foothills Roseville…

The Sacramento Real Estate Photographers Community Showcase ----------- Feel free to share any of our photos and videos with your friends or clients! View the entire database of photos and video at http://ift.tt/2jc7cb5 ----------- Roseville is a progressive city with its eye on the future but all the while retains and celebrates its rich historical railroad roots. Located in Placer County along the eastern edge of the Sacramento Valley at the base of the Sierra Nevada foothills Roseville…

The Sacramento Real Estate Photographers Community Showcase ----------- Feel free to share any of our photos and videos with your friends or clients!   View the entire database of photos and video at http://ift.tt/2jc7cb5 ----------- Roseville is a progressive city with its eye on the future but all the while retains and celebrates its rich historical railroad roots. Located in Placer County along the eastern edge of the Sacramento Valley at the base of the Sierra Nevada foothills Roseville…

The Sacramento Real Estate Photographers Community Showcase ----------- Feel free to share any of our photos and videos with your friends or clients! View the entire database of photos and video at http://ift.tt/2jc7cb5 ----------- Roseville is a progressive city with its eye on the future but all the while retains and celebrates its rich historical railroad roots. Located in Placer County along the eastern edge of the Sacramento Valley at the base of the Sierra Nevada foothills Roseville…

The Sacramento Real Estate Photographers Community Showcase ----------- Feel free to share any of our photos and videos with your friends or clients!   View the entire database of photos and video at http://ift.tt/2jc7cb5 ----------- Roseville is a progressive city with its eye on the future but all the while retains and celebrates its rich historical railroad roots. Located in Placer County along the eastern edge of the Sacramento Valley at the base of the Sierra Nevada foothills Roseville…

The Sacramento Real Estate Photographers Community Showcase ----------- Feel free to share any of our photos and videos with your friends or clients! View the entire database of photos and video at http://ift.tt/2jc7cb5 ----------- Roseville is a progressive city with its eye on the future but all the while retains and celebrates its rich historical railroad roots. Located in Placer County along the eastern edge of the Sacramento Valley at the base of the Sierra Nevada foothills Roseville…

Questions that are rarely asked. This dialogue is about the disparity between educational research v. healthcare research expenditures. | Marginal Revolution

Questions that are rarely asked. This dialogue is about the disparity between educational research v. healthcare research expenditures. | Marginal Revolution

Poor black children are much more likely to attend high-poverty schools than poor white children | Economic Policy Institute

Poor black children are much more likely to attend high-poverty schools than poor white children | Economic Policy Institute

The City of Johannesburg has over the past year (2007) developed an Inner City Regeneration Charter a strategic document which outlines how the City will address issues of urban regeneration and economic development in the Inner City. Part of the process of achieving this vision is the creation of high quality public space. It was within this context that Governor House and Hillbrow Recreation Centre Upgrades have been approved.

The City of Johannesburg has over the past year (2007) developed an Inner City Regeneration Charter a strategic document which outlines how the City will address issues of urban regeneration and economic development in the Inner City. Part of the process of achieving this vision is the creation of high quality public space. It was within this context that Governor House and Hillbrow Recreation Centre Upgrades have been approved.