Michael Strong: Startup Cities at Voice & Exit
Can impoverished areas be rezoned for prosperity?
SEPTEMBER 16, 2013 by MAX BORDERS
For people who understand the profound benefits of good institutions to the world’s poorest people, they represent, well, hope and change. Michael Strong lays out the concept here:
In this talk, we learn that impoverished places can be rezoned for prosperity. From Dubai to Hong Kong to (just maybe) Honduras, startup cities represent a reboot of social operating systems (laws) in places that have been overwhelmed by corruption and other symptoms of bad institutions.