Economy
4:53 pm
Thu July 11, 2013

'Innovation Districts' May Be Cornerstones Of New Urban Economy

Originally published on Thu July 11, 2013 6:02 pm

Robert Siegel talks with Brookings Institution vice president Bruce Katz, founding director of the Brookings Metropolitan Policy Program, about his new book, The Metropolitan Revolution: How Cities and Metros Are Fixing Our Broken Politics and Fragile Economy. Katz and his co-author Jennifer Bradley argue that "innovation districts," combining office space, residential buildings, and mixed-use retail, will be epicenters of the new urban economy.