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By 2060, the American South Could Be Three Times as Urbanized

By 2060, the American South Could Be Three Times as Urbanized | Mrs. Watson's Class | Scoop.it
Here comes Charlanta the Gargantua.
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Predictions are just that, so this is not a guarantee, but we are getting more sophisticated in correctly predicting future trends and consequences. As thinking humans we can influence the future with our actions in the present.

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The World’s 10 Fastest Growing Metropolitan Areas

The World’s 10 Fastest Growing Metropolitan Areas | Mrs. Watson's Class | Scoop.it
With only 20 percent of the population, the world’s 300 largest metropolitan economies account for nearly half of global economic output. Through our new Global MetroMonitor report and interactive, users can understand the individual trajectories of the world’s large metropolitan economies and gain new insights into sources of growth that national or regional assessments tend to obscure.
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The World's Biggest Cities Will Be in Asia and Africa by 2030

The World's Biggest Cities Will Be in Asia and Africa by 2030 | Mrs. Watson's Class | Scoop.it
New York, Osaka, and Sao Paulo won't even make the top 10.
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Good article for the Urban Unit. Mega cities of the world are growing in Asia and Africa as some MDC are seeing a decline in population and more slowly growing cities.

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