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Robin Hambleton is Dean of the College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs at the University of Illinois at Chicago, USA. He is Professor of Public Administration and Professor of Urban Planning and Policy and is also Visiting Professor of City Management in the Faculty of the Built Environment at the University of the West of England, Bristol, UK.
Jill Simone Gross is an Associate Professor of Political Science in the Department of Urban Affairs and Planning at Hunter College of the City University of New York, USA, and has taught at Barnard College, Columbia University, New York University, Queens College and Brooklyn College. She teaches and conducts research in comparative urban politics and development in Western European and North American cities, with an emphasis on issues of equity and inclusion.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Municipal government.
Globalization -- Political aspects.