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The Human City

Internationally recognized urbanist Joel Kotkin challenges the conventional urban-planning wisdom that favors high-density, "pack-and-stack" strategies. Instead, Kotkin advocates for "smart suburbs" that take advantage of new technologies, family-friendly policies, and sustainable planning to build dynamic small cities, redeveloped neighborhoods, and a human-scale urban environment.

A Giant Reborn

A Giant Reborn

Acclaimed economic journalist and current Belgian finance minister Johan Van Overtveldt, author of The End of the Euro, Bernanke's Test, and The Chicago School, makes the case for why the United States will continue to be the world's sole superpower well into the 21st century, fending off China, Europe, and Russia.