News

Here you will find our latest media articles and appearances, blogs, and all the news as we launch our work in cities around the world.

Our work on Glasgow discussed in BBC Radio Scotland

(Radio) Dr Tim Moonen appears on Good Morning Scotland to discuss the rise in culture and appeal in the city of Glasgow. 13:20 start.

'Towards a Business Story for Glasgow' report shared in The Times

The article focuses on our findings surrounding the rise of Glasgow’s appeal to millennials.

Dr Tim Moonen speaking at the ACI Global Liveable Cities Index Launch

Tim was a speaker in Singapore on the two panels 'Global Liveable and Smart Cities Index on 78 World’s Major Cities' and '2018 Annual Indices for Expatriates and Ordinary Residents on Cost of Living, Wages and Purchasing Power for World’s Major Cities'.

Our team at the ESPON Scientific Conference

Our team had the pleasure to attend the ESPON Conference in London this year, debating the topic of 'Building the next generation of research on territorial development'.

Our contribution to EIB essay series: CITY, TRANSFORMED

We are delighted to share with you CITY, TRANSFORMED, the new essay series from the European Investment Bank.

Tim Moonen and Jeremy Kelly discuss Real Estate transparency

(Video) In this World Economic Forum article, our partner at JLL Jeremy Kelly explains the impact of real estate market transparency on how cities grow, featuring video conversation with The Business of Cities' Managing Director Dr Tim Moonen

Cityscapes podcast with Prof. Greg Clark and CfS Chair Michael Rose

(Podcast) Greg tells Michael Rose, Chair of the Committee for Sydney, about the changes he’s seen in Sydney over the past three years and what the future holds.

Holland Metropole Paper to be launched at Expo Real

The second edition of the Benchmarking Holland Metropole report, now featuring Eindhoven and entitled "Fulfilling Potential: Holland Metropole and the decade of change," will be launched at Expo Real in Munich in October.

CfS release 2018 edition of Benchmarking Sydney report

The Committee for Sydney released its 3rd edition of Sydney's Benchmarking report, which reviewed the city's performance over the last year. The report was produced in collaboration with The Business of Cities and with support from both Landcom and Dexus.

Dr Tim Moonen presents at WTTC Europe Leaders Forum

(Video) Watch Tim Moonen discuss how tourism can be more effectively managed to serve cities’ success.

Dr Tim Moonen cited in Dexus article on Safe Cities

How do we keep Australia's cities safe as we continue to grow? This article on the Dexus website quotes Tim Moonen on the safety of Australian cities, and the available data on those cities.

NSW IPC publishes review of Innovation Precincts

The piece 'NSW Innovation Precincts: Lessons from International Experience' explores the factors that contribute to successful, globally-significant innovation precincts as well as common risks and failures.

Innovation Economy paper launched by NSW IPC

Co-authored by Greg Clark, Tim Moonen and Jake Nunley, the NSW Innovation and Productivity Council study is a review of the innovation economy and its implications and imperatives for states and regions.

'Creating Great Australian Cities' paper launched in Perth

With the Property Council of Australia, Greg Clark and Tim Moonen launched the Creating Great Australian Cities report in Perth CBD. Watch our video summary of the report's implications for Perth.

Bernard Salt reviews our PCA work in the Sydney Morning Herald

The Property Council of Australia recently commissioned British- based academic consultancy The Business of Cities under a team directed by Oxford Professor Greg Clark to examine the future of Australian cities.

Greg Clark presents PCA Report Findings

(Video) Watch Professor Greg Clark, Chair of UK’s The Business of Cities, presenting the findings of the Property Council’s Creating Great Australian Cities report.

RETALK Asia review our collaborative report with JLL

Seoul, Singapore, Hong Kong and Tokyo are the four Asian cities among the top seven most competitive cities in the world, says a new report by real estate consultant JLL and city intelligence and strategy group, The Business of Cities.

'What Makes a Great City?' Our report featured by sponsor Urbis

A collaboration between The Business of Cities, Urbis and Property Council Australia to produce a comprehensive report in order to understand how well Australian cities are managing change and growth, and what can be done better.

Our Research with JLL showcased by The Hindu

After years of no show on the global annual survey, for the first time, three cities from India have featured amongst the top world order as a part of the ‘Emerging World Cities’ group.

Dr Tim Moonen discusses City Performance with JLL's Jeremy Kelly

(Video) Tim picks out a few highlights from the report Decoding City Performance, published in collaboration with JLL, including the emergence of Seoul and the rise of benchmarks that assess how well cities manage their growth challenges.

AECOM 'Talking Cities' Podcast Series hosts Dr Tim Moonen

(Podcast) Tim joins James Rosenwax in Sydney to discuss the innovation economy, the rise of multi-city regions, and the drivers of change in cities such as Amsterdam, Bogota and Bilbao.

'Steering the Metropolis' Chapter Launched

In 'London: The negotiated city: London governance for a sustainable world city', Prof. Greg Clark, Dr. Tim Moonen and Jonathan Couturier examine the evolution of governance in London that led it to become an archetypal negotiated city.

'Metropolitan Areas' keynote in Tokyo for World Bank

The TDLC aims to foster operational development of World Bank funded projects in specific topics in close collaboration with the World Bank's Communities of Practice