Tag: armageddon

July 30, 2020 admin123@ No comments exist

Armageddon Will Covid-19 armageddon leave deserted city centres?  NO.  The past points to the future: cities actually expanded after previous plagues.  Finance, media, entertainment & high-tech won’t move out, as clustering merchants, workers, customers, universities, banks & investors produces huge innovation & productivity advantages.  Cities will continue to be where the action is.  A serene…

October 7, 2019 admin123@ No comments exist

Gridlock Traffic gridlock in Europe & USA will hit £238bn ($293bn, €267bn) a year by 2030, up 50% from 2013.  Costs are direct (fuel, time lost from work) & indirect (higher freight & business fees to cover idle time stuck in traffic).  UK will see the biggest increase – up 61% to £27bn ($33bn, €30bn).  Then…