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VIDEO: Competitive Cities for Jobs and Growth

December 10, 2015

A new World Bank Group report analyzes what makes a city competitive and how more cities can grow their economies. If every average city had managed to do as well as a competitive-city, the world would have added 19 million new jobs in 2012 alone. Growth of private sector jobs accounted for around 75 percent of job creation in cities worldwide. City leaders need to know how to attract, retain, and expand the private sector.