Reading Development

Random readings on society, politics and change – Jorge Carrillo

City-regions reconsidered

Allen J. Scott – I seek to provide an overview of the historical and geographical emergence of city-regions and to reflect on some of the debates that have arisen in … Continue reading

Monday, 25 February 2019 · Leave a comment

De-Democratisation and Rising Inequality

This paper is concerned with the question of why economic inequality has increased so dramatically in recent decades, and in particular, with the seemingly paradoxical situation that this upswing in … Continue reading

Thursday, 25 May 2017 · Leave a comment

Foreign Policy Goes Local

How Globalization Made São Paulo into a Diplomatic Power The key to realizing these new diplomatic goals is what is known as paradiplomacy, or subnational foreign relations. With the strengthening … Continue reading

Friday, 11 October 2013 · Leave a comment