Technical Note | HBS Case Collection | August 2012 (Revised August 2015)

Building Cities: A Technical Note

by Arthur I Segel and Oliver O. Hartleben


World population growth and increasing urbanization will require new cities in the future around the world. This technical note attempts to systematize the key design decisions that developers and policy makers alike must make to be able to proceed.

Keywords: real estate; Urban Scope; City; Real Estate Industry;


Segel, Arthur I., and Oliver O. Hartleben. "Building Cities: A Technical Note." Harvard Business School Technical Note 213-006, August 2012. (Revised August 2015.)