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Changing the Rules with Charter Cities

By Paul Romer | TED | August 6, 2009

How can a struggling country break out of poverty if it's trapped in a system of bad rules? In this TED talk, economist Paul Romer unveils the bold idea of "charter cities," city-scale administrative zones governed by a coalition of nations.

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