Ricky Burdett featured in FT’s ‘Mapping the innovative city’

17 November 2011

Ricky Burdett argues in the Financial Times that state or municipal intervention needs to be smart as well as properly resourced to re-invent cities. ‘Turin and the broader reg­ion, Piedmont, were proactive as the downturn kicked in, allowing significant investment bet­ween universities, foundations and industry to create high-tech and innovative clusters’, says Burdett. Read the complete article (registration required).