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New York City

  • By: David Halle
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Studies
  • Edited by: Helmut K. Anheier & Mark Juergensmeyer
  • Subject:Globalization, Social Policy (general), Cultural Geography

New York City, along with London and Tokyo, has long been at the pinnacle of any hierarchy of global cities ranked by importance. The underlying idea of a global city is that it occupies a strategic, nodal point within the world ...

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