The Ingredients for Successful and Vibrant Cities

September 1, 2005

Funding: CEOs for Cities

Summary: What are the ingredients that go into making a city successful? What public policy processes, investment strategies, and political actions are required to support the ingredients for city success? Affiliates of CEOs for Cities, a network of elected and appointed officials and business leaders in American cities, are being asked these questions to provide insight on the policies that help cities achieve success and help prioritize the allocation of political energy, capital, and financial resources to promote city renewal.



Hal Wolman - Research Professor

Royce Hanson - Research Professor

Nancy Augustine


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