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New book by Michael Hoyler and Allan Watson

Michael Hoyler and Allan Watson have published a new book, Global City Makers, co-edited with Christof Parnreiter from Hamburg University. The book, published this month by Edward Elgar, has been praised as "a new benchmark on the geography of the global city in contemporary globalisation", provides an in-depth account of the role of powerful economic actors in making and un-making global cities. The introductory chapter, outlining a renewed research agenda, is freely available here.