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InsideHook:How Will COVID-19 Affect Colleges and Universities in Cities?

May 15, 2020

The Conversation: Megacity slums are incubators of disease – but coronavirus response isn’t helping the billion people who live in them

May 15, 2020

gen medium: The Harsh Future of American Cities

May 14, 2020

Bastrop Enterprise: Citizens prepare for re-opening economy

May 14, 2020

Medium: Preparing our Schools for Reopening

May 11, 2020

Wall Street Journal: A Crisis for Urban Universities

May 8, 2020

CNBC: Op-ed: Here’s how sports can return and help America heal

May 7, 2020

CBS Pittsburgh: ‘The Streets Will Change’: Pittsburgh Will Have Fewer Cars, More Walking And Biking Due To Coronavirus Pandemic, Urbanist Says

May 6, 2020

Christian Science Monitor: How coronavirus will change the US, from where we live to the way we connect

May 6, 2020

The Star: What Toronto can learn from Sweden’s coronavirus strategy

May 6, 2020

The Globe and Mail: Workers have been left to save capitalism from COVID-19

May 5, 2020

Foreign Policy: How Life in Our Cities Will Look After the Coronavirus Pandemic

May 4, 2020

The Star: Renowned cities expert Richard Florida. CITY HALL After the shutdown: Urbanist Richard Florida on the pitfalls and possibilities for Toronto

April 23, 2020

Fast Company: Urban tech is a $65 billion industry. Here’s how COVID-19 could upend it

April 22, 2020

NY Daily News: Preparing NYC for what comes next: How the five boroughs will and won’t bounce back as the worst of the coronvirus pandemic ends

April 20, 2020

Yahoo News: Will the coronavirus pandemic empty the cities?

April 17, 2020

Municipal World: Cities and the legacy of COVID-19 – Richard Florida

April 16, 2020

Centre for Cities: City Talks: Richard Florida on the future of cities after the Coronavirus

April 16, 2020

Fast Company: Pandemics have destroyed cities before. Could they do it again?

April 15, 2020

Citylab: The Coronavirus Class Divide in Cities

April 7, 2020

University of Texas LBJ School: How the Covid-19 Pandemic Will Reshape Our Cities

April 6, 2020

Committee for Sydney: Richard Florida on how cities can bounce back from the COVID-19 pandemic

April 6, 2020

Fast Company: Coronavirus is crushing the economy. Here’s how to bring it back to life

April 6, 2020

Citylab: The Geography of Coronavirus

April 3, 2020

The Globe and Mail: COVID-19 has shut down our cities. Here’s how we bring them back to life

April 2, 2020

University of Texas LBJ School: On the Frontline – Restarting Our Cities

April 2, 2020

Miami Herald: Opinion – How retailers and other small businesses can survive coronavirus pandemic

March 30, 2020

Citylab: We’ll Need To Reopen Our Cities. But Not Without Making Changes First

March 27, 2020

Restore Your Economy: Getting Urban Economies Back Up and Running after Covid-19

March 25, 2020

Brookings: How our cities can reopen after the COVID-19 pandemic

March 24, 2020

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