The following commentaries on Miami by Jan Nijman have appeared in the Miami-based newspaper WorldCity in a regular column entitled "Miami in Perspective".
in a world city...sounds like Shanghai in 1800s
America on the world city map
Hong Kong, Miami
separated by more than just distance
contrast brings 'home-bias' to light
FedEx study finds
Miami ranks 10th, listens to N.Y.
strikingly like 17th century Amsterdam
New poll ranks
Miami low but should we care?
great plan is needed to harvest great potential
needs to be in N.Y.'s yesterday
There is more
riding on taxi cabs than you think
stability in region really good for Miami?
Miami, of all
places, ignored by 'Magical Urbanism'
Houston is old
economy city in new economy world
NAP center could
change face of downtown
Miami's origins as
'world city' differs from L.A.'s
Dublin is a world
city by design - unlike Miami
Miami a north-south
hub, but that's half the story
Rest of the U.S.
does not see Miami as a world city
prosperous, but give me Miami's grit, freedom
Miami an 'e-gateway'
to the America's? - not yet
Ships, trains and
cars did little for Miami
Same state, but worlds apart
key to ranking as world city
Global economy feels
more impact from vital cities