DiscoverPlanet Money#919: Are Cities Overrated?
#919: Are Cities Overrated?

#919: Are Cities Overrated?

Update: 2019-06-1442
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Moving to the big city used to provide an escalator to a more prosperous life, even if you didn't have a college degree. But now economists are wondering: Are cities overrated?
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J.

Yes. And also, note all dilapidated major metropolitan areas with neighborhoods that have below-third-world-conditions are all run by the same political party. Year after year, these people give speeches full of banal platitudes and nothing changes for literally decades.

Jul 10th
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Ariana Dove

I left Hot Springs for Atlanta 12 years ago. I doubled my salary instantly. My daughter still lives there and her new family struggles to pay bills, just like I did. it is beautiful though, if you are rich.

Jul 9th
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#919: Are Cities Overrated?

#919: Are Cities Overrated?

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