Saskia Sassen

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Name: Saskia Sassen
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

The Rise of the Executive Headquarters

Headquarters were once a defining characteristic of urban economic power, and indeed today cities that can still brag of the number of entries they boast on the Fortune 500 list of largest American firms. Yet as urban centers increasingly lost headquarters, ... [Published Newgeography.com - Economic, demographic, and p ... - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Designing for Free Speech

http://designingforfreespeech.org/Theatrum Mundi, in partnership with the American Institute of Architects, New York, has launched a “ ” challenge. The challenge asks architects, designers, activists, artists -- and anyone interested in imagining new ... [Published Archinect - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

Chicago's tech rebirth

Susan Glasser, editor of  Politico Magazine , leads a panel for the magazine's What Works: Chicago event. Joining her to talk about the future of technology in the windy city are Maria Katris, CEO of Built In; Saskia Sassen, professor of sociology at ... [Published Politico - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

What Works: Chicago talks tech jobs

A city’s tech marketability hinges on the embrace of its own history, a cluster of industry experts said Wednesday, rather than an attempt to mirror its neighbors.“Cities compete far less with each other in the global space than is usually thought precisely ... [Published Politico - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

Culling the Human Herd in 21st Century: The Savage Sorting

Article – John StantonSaskia Sassens forthcoming book Expulsions: Brutality and Complexity in the Global Economy (Harvard-Belknap Press, May 2014) begins its sobering journey with an Introduction titled, The Savage Sorting. The Savage Sorting seems destined ... [Published Scoop - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

Culling the Human Herd in 21st Century: The Savage Sorting

Saskia Sassen’s forthcoming book Expulsions: Brutality and Complexity in the Global Economy (Harvard-Belknap Press, May 2014) begins its sobering journey with an Introduction titled, “The Savage Sorting.” The Savage Sorting seems destined to become the ... [Published Scoop NZ - Scoops - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 1 reports

Restless Europe: Neoliberalism and its discontents - a reflection in honour of Tony Benn

Neo-liberalism started when Margaret Thatcher arrived on the scene to bludgeon welfarism, trade unions and the post-war consensus on “society”. It can now claim to its name the 2008 financial crisis, the millions of people rendered homeless during the ... [Published Daily Maverick - Apr 02 2014]
First reported Mar 19 2014 - Updated Mar 19 2014 - 1 reports

Andrew Kelly: 10 years of big ideas to challenge our preconceptions

Andrew KellyThe Festival of Ideas celebrates its first 10 years, bringing some of the greatest writers, thinkers, scientists, economists and artists to Bristol in 2014. Lou Trimby has a few words with the man who started it all, Andrew Kelly.Firstly congratulations ... [Published Bristol 247 - Mar 19 2014]
First reported Mar 17 2014 - Updated Mar 17 2014 - 1 reports

Getting on Track: Sustainable and Inclusive Prosperity for Cities

The Global Cities Summit will take place on Thursday, May 15 to Friday, May 16, 2014 at the Sheraton Centre in Toronto, featuring municipal leaders from the Global City Indicators Facility’s (GCIF) network of member cities, business leaders, senior government ... [Published Canadian Architect - Mar 17 2014]
First reported Jan 28 2014 - Updated Jan 28 2014 - 1 reports

The resilience of neoliberal urbanism

Resilience, the latest urban policy and think tank buzzword extolled upon the worlds urban dwellers, operates as an insidious alias todispossession and territorial stigmatisation./p> Yesterday morning (27th January 2014) I noticed a few tweets announcing ... [Published open Democracy News Analysis - - Jan 28 2014]
First reported Jan 25 2014 - Updated Jan 25 2014 - 1 reports

Let’s remember why this revolution started

The uprising in 2011 came to be, in light of socio-economic grievances coupled with state repression. Thequestion is; has any of this changed? Lets go back in time. Since 1952 Egypt has been governed by authoritarian regimes. Hosni Mubarak (1981 – 2011) ... [Published open Democracy News Analysis - - Jan 25 2014]
First reported Jan 23 2014 - Updated Jan 23 2014 - 2 reports

London and Paris: we could soon be part of the same conurbation | Anne Hidalgo

Eurostar has put London and Paris only two hours apart: they are both global cities, with links that cross national borders. Photograph: Ben Stansall/AFP/To Boris Johnson: our two great cities have a special relationship that, in all likelihood, will ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jan 23 2014]

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The Rise of the Executive Headquarters [Published Newgeography.com - Economic, demographic, and p ... - Apr 15 2014]
Designing for Free Speech [Published Archinect - Apr 11 2014]
Chicago's tech rebirth [Published Politico - Apr 10 2014]
What Works: Chicago talks tech jobs [Published Politico - Apr 09 2014]
Culling the Human Herd in 21st Century: The Sav... [Published Scoop - Apr 09 2014]
Culling the Human Herd in 21st Century: The Sav... [Published Scoop NZ - Scoops - Apr 09 2014]
Restless Europe: Neoliberalism and its disconte... [Published Daily Maverick - Apr 02 2014]
Andrew Kelly: 10 years of big ideas to challeng... [Published Bristol 247 - Mar 19 2014]
Getting on Track: Sustainable and Inclusive Pro... [Published Canadian Architect - Mar 17 2014]
The resilience of neoliberal urbanism [Published open Democracy News Analysis - - Jan 28 2014]
Let’s remember why this revolution started [Published open Democracy News Analysis - - Jan 25 2014]
London and Paris: we could soon be part of the ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jan 23 2014]
London and Paris: we could soon be part of the ... [Published Comment is free | guardian.co.uk - Jan 23 2014]
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The Rise of the Executive Headquarters [Published Newgeography.com - Economic, demographic, and p ... - Apr 15 2014]
Headquarters were once a defining characteristic of urban economic power, and indeed today cities that can still brag of the number of entries they boast on the Fortune 500 list of largest American firms. Yet as urban centers increasingly lost headquarters, ...
Culling the Human Herd in 21st Century: The Sav... [Published Scoop NZ - Scoops - Apr 09 2014]
Saskia Sassen’s forthcoming book Expulsions: Brutality and Complexity in the Global Economy (Harvard-Belknap Press, May 2014) begins its sobering journey with an Introduction titled, “The Savage Sorting.” The Savage Sorting seems destined to become the ...
London and Paris: we could soon be part of the ... [Published Comment is free | guardian.co.uk - Jan 23 2014]
Yes, the two cities are competitors – but if we also work together, we can be a global partnership to reckon with To Boris Johnson: our two great cities have a special relationship that, in all likelihood, will deepen and strengthen as the world becomes ...
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