Urbanisation can be ‘force for good’ with better jobs and cheaper services

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World Bank economist says governments shouldn’t fear rise of cities, but warns ‘slum growth could overwhelm city growth’

MDG : Urbanization : Aerial View of Surat City in Gujarat, India

Most urban growth will take place in secondary cities like Surat in Gujarat, India. Photograph: Shailesh Raval/Getty Images

http://www.theguardian.com/global-development/2013/apr/17/urbanisation-force-good-jobs-services