About The Author

Kathryn is a research scientist at the University of Melbourne.

New Global City Governance? Driven By New Urban Imperatives Of Climate And Resilience

Given the unprecedented challenges of a new ‘Urban Age’ (Gleeson 2012), including climate change, hypertrophic urban growth, and globalization, cities are exploring new and radically different policies that address their increasing vulnerability to an array of shocks and stresses. In times of uncertain national policy and shifting global markets, a new frontier of city leadership