Posts Tagged ‘US’

Will American cities be trumped?

Democrats are being bullish about the future of cities under a Trump administration, but financial realities will soon bite.   In general, larger cities are more likely to vote Democrat than small towns and rural areas. Ivan Tosics’ article of 15th November showed that it was often the smaller urban areas that supported Trump. Indeed, [...]

By Peter Ramsden, on December 20th, 2016 at 15:39

Labour mobility between regions : do the United States do better than Europe ?

It is true : American workers move more often to another region than their European counterparts. Is it part of their culture or a consequence of incentive policies or legislations? In Europe, what brings working populations in moving ? Why is a particular region more attractive than another? If you’re interested in better understanding labour [...]

By URBACT, on May 26th, 2009 at 14:48