Globalization and the Transformation of Cities

Global Studies
Global Cities
Global City Profile
List of Global Cities – (A to E)
List of Global Cities – (F to M)
List of Global Cities – (N to Z)
The Library Course Guide

Databases for Research

How to Logon to Logue Library’s Databases
Use Westlaw for Legal and Business Information
Readiness for the storm: the 2022 Global Cities Report explores the acute challenges and uncertainties facing many of the world’s most connected and influential urban centers.

Reading Assignments

2020 Global Cities Index Report. AT Kearney
Arcadis Sustainable Cities Index
“On Global Cities.” Richard C. Longworth. Chicago Council on Global Affairs. 2015

The World Factbook (From the C.I.A)

Major Urban Areas – Population – The World Factbook
Urbanization – The World Factbook
WorldThe World Factbook
Population – The World Factbook
Countries – The World Factbook

News Stories

The Conversation – Articles on Global Cities
Mayors from around the world to meet for first ever ‘healthy cities’ summit
‘Act Local to Go Global’ provides universal theme for World Cities Day
UN-Habitat Launches its World Cities Report 2022
On World Cities Day 2022, WHO calls on countries to “Act Local to Go Global”