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Employment Black Holes
The key to the wealth of cities
by Prof. Yesha Sivan and Nathan Zeldes
How are Black Holes critical for your city’s enduring prosperity?
The Role Of Ventures In Strengthening The Fabric Of The City
The case of Chennai
by Thillai Rajan A. and Vikram Kapur
A city can support ventures… and should, because ventures return the favor in ways you might not expect.
Hyper-Local Venture Development
Implementation of a Health IT Cluster in Newark, NJ
by Prof. Michael Ehrlich
Here is an application of Cluster Theory to making one’s city a success.
The “Tech” Of Two Cities
Why Hong Kong failed where Shenzhen succeeded
by Horace Yeung and Flora Huang
This is a fascinating comparative case study of two world systems that fate placed together. There is much to learn from both sides of the equation!
The Business Kibbutz
The culture that leads the Jerusalem venture ecosystem
by Hanan Brand, Helen Wexler and Wendy Singer
Meet an extraordinary story of urban transformation – and discover a “secret sauce” that could be used to transform your city as well.
Reno’s Venture Gamble
Leveraging Tesla’s Gigafactory
by Jack Wroldsen
Here is a little city that did exactly the right things to attain success. If the city you manage is not a Silicon Valley, there are lessons here that could be of great benefit to you.
Dealing With Political Change
Assessing London’s post-Brexit competitiveness
by Eze Vidra
Will the London venture ecosystem survive the turmoil of Brexit?
Key Factors Of City Success
How capital, institutions, and psycho-cultural behavior promote economic growth
by Robert Huggins
Here is an article that tries to solve a key mystery that keeps city leaders awake at night: why do cities succeed?
As part of our research into City Venture, CIV is proud to present a set CIV City Cases, material that any city leader should find valuable.