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Mapping “Global Cities”

By Martin W. Lewis | August 3, 2012 | 6 Comments

The concept of the “global city” (or “world city”) has gained traction over the past several decades. The original formulation was rather vague, but a number of more rigorous definition have emerged. A commendable Wikipedia article provides lists of top global cities derived from five ranking systems, as can be seen in the table posted here.
 
 
 

 
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