Edward Glaeser

Edward Glaeser is Harvard University’s Fred and Eleanor Glimp Professor of Economics, and is the author of Triumph of the City: How Our Greatest Invention Makes Us Richer, Smarter, Greener, Healthier, and Happier. Urbanism Proponent. 

 

"Urban success is speeded by the flow of ideas, and in denser areas it's as if ideas are in the air. People learn in cities, but a vision of a dense bohemian cultural arts area isn't necessarily the magic bullet."

- Edward Glaeser