The explosive growth of cities worldwide over the next two decades poses significant risks to people and the global environment, according to a new meta-analysis.
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The second trend was that a city’s growth rate depends on the growth rates of neighboring cities. Cities within about 50 miles of each other are entangled, Hernando says, so that if one of them Start studying The Growth of Cities. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. became the location most American life: politically, culturally, financially, and economically, the action moved from the bucolic countryside to the crowded, filthy city streets. Tags: first, measured, century, timeline, Urbanisation and the growth of Around the world one in every two people now live in urban areas, and this number is predicted to rise to two out three by 2050. This trend poses e Estimated urban per hour through a bination natural internal and migration in selected world . Source: UN World Urbanisation Prospects 2014/LSE In 1950, the