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Richard Florida / The Atlantic Cities / July 11, 2013
The report “Innovation and the City” [PDF] is an important addition to our knowledge of urban policy innovation. It summarizes the results of a six-month research effort by policy researchers at New York University’s Wagner School of Public Service and the New York-based Center for an Urban Future. The research team interviewed over 200 experts (including our own Emily Badger) and surveyed more than 120 policy innovations. (I should disclose here that I am Global Research Professor for the NYU School of Continuing and Professional Studies).
These responses wereRead More
Rich Binsacca / BUILDER / January 6, 2013
The New American Home 2013 breaks the mold of innovation, integration, and sustainability for the next generation of housing.
From the middle of the second-story balcony of the New American Home 2013, overlooking the center courtyard, you can glimpse a portion of the open-air basement two levels below. Shift a little to your right, and the telescoping patio doors of the basement’s enclosed home theater also come into view, as does the kitchen above it and a bit of the bedroom suite above that. Move all the way across the balcony to your left, and the view changes again, this time revealing theRead More