n IMFO : Official Journal of the Institute of Municipal Finance Officers - Cities in a globalizing World - Governance, Performance and Sustainability, Frannie A. Léautier : book review
|Article Title||Cities in a globalizing World - Governance, Performance and Sustainability, Frannie A. Léautier : book review|
|© Publisher:||Institute of Municipal Finance Officers (IMFO)|
|Journal||IMFO : Official Journal of the Institute of Municipal Finance Officers|
|Publication Date||Winter 2006|
Extracted from text ... Book review This new book from the World Bank, by main author and editor, Frannie A. L?autier, Vice President of the World Bank Institute is dubbed a "guide to city managers on various ways of enhancing services and human resources, which will, in turn, attract trade, finance and tourism to boost economic growth". It is based on research done on many cities including some African cities, and makes several recommendations on how cities can improve the quality of lives of city dwellers; attract investment and boost local economic development, whilst at the same time providing basic services for their ..
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