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All the Countries That Contribute to a Single Jar of Nutella

A case study in globalization.

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Globalization Is The Unsung Champion of the Protests Around The World

The growing global middle class wants good schools and good governments, and they're letting their leaders know.

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What If the Entire World Lived in 1 City?

Two Yale architects pose the question in an ambitious research project.

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In the Global Economy, All Job Creation Is Local

Is understanding this the trick to saving the stagnant middle class?

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The Divided Global City

Global class conflict is still playing out on a local scale.

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Infographic of the Day: The Economic Power of the Top 600 Global Cities

By 2025, these cities will account for 60 percent of global GDP.

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Why Some Cities Lose When Others Win

How globalization is reshaping the hierarchy of the world's cities.

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How U.S. Companies Decide Where To Locate Their Chinese Factories

According to a new study, it's not just cheap labor that big tech companies are drawn to.

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State of the Day: Wisconsin

The state offers a lesson for how smaller cities and metros can still compete in the globalized marketplace