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    • Triumph of the City

    • How Our Greatest Invention Makes Us Richer, Smarter, Greener, Healthier, and Happier
    • By: Edward Glaeser
    • Narrated by: Lloyd James
    • Length: 12 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
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    America is an urban nation. More than two thirds of us live on the three percent of land that contains our cities. Yet cities get a bad rap: they're dirty, poor, unhealthy, crime ridden, expensive, environmentally unfriendly. Or are they? As Edward Glaeser proves in this myth-shattering book, cities are actually the healthiest, greenest, and richest (in cultural and economic terms) places to live.

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    • How Our Greatest Invention Makes Us Richer, Smarter, Greener, Healthier, and Happier
    • By: Edward Glaeser
    • Narrated by: Lloyd James
    • Length: 12 hrs and 32 mins
    • Release date: 03-28-11
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 291 ratings

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    • A Rescue Plan for a Jobs Crisis in the Heartland

    • By: Edward L. Glaeser, Lawrence H. Summers, Ben Austin
    • Narrated by: Keith Sellon-Wright
    • Length: 7 mins
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    A new federal wage subsidy is a direct way to benefit workers and encourage employment in struggling areas.

    "A Rescue Plan for a Jobs Crisis in the Heartland" is from the May 24, 2018 Opinion section of The New York Times. It was written by Edward L. Glaeser, Lawrence H. Summers and Ben Austin and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.

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