Tues, Oct 24 12:45pm Freeman Seminar: Global Urbanity, Global Corporatism - 21st Century Challenges

A Freeman Seminar: Global Urbanity, Global Corporatism - 21st Century Challenges

Richard Bolan, Professor Emeritus
Humphrey School of Public Affairs

October 24, 2017 12:45- 2:00 PM
The Stassen Room 170 - Humphrey School of Public Affairs

Professor Bolan’s discussion, based on a book manuscript in preparation, will focus on critical trends of the 21st century, how these trends might interact, and their implications for urban planning and development over the next 20 years. These trends include:

· The Urbanization of World Population
· The Demise of Free Capitalism and the Rise of Corporate Oligopoly
· The Decline of Governmental Sovereignty
· Ongoing Technological Innovation
· Climate Change
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