The Global Urbanist

News and analysis of cities around the world

North America

Pittsburgh

RSS Feed

A bold future may await rust belt cities in North America and Europe if asset manager Pippa Malmgren's vision of smart manufacturing hubs and recent research on revitalised industrial centres come to fruition.

From the Archives

No articles found

Most Discussed

  1. The other 'middleweights': new hopes for old cities

Hot Topics

City networks
Regional governance
New cities and special projects
Water, waste and sanitation

Related Cities

Baltimore
The other 'middleweights': new hopes for old cities
Austin
Is being a smart city enough? Becoming a truly intelligent community
Boston
Boston and the healing of an urban wound
Bristol VA
The middle of nowhere: smarter than it used to be

On Pittsburgh

When laid-off traders ask Malmgren where they will be in five years' time, she tells them 'you're going to Arkansas!'

Read full article

Events

Post an event

Jobs

Post a job

About

The Global Urbanist is an online magazine reviewing urban affairs and urban development issues in cities throughout the developed and developing world.

Its readers are drawn from the urban policy and international development sectors, and include urban planners, officers in local, national or international government agencies, civil society leaders, and researchers.

Find out more


Advertise on this site

GU