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Forces shaping Philadelphia's future


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  • Anthony M. Santomero
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    Does Philadelphia have what it takes to expand economic growth and attract more people? It's a challenge, says President Anthony Santomero in "Forces Shaping Philadelphia's Future." The city has many things to recommend it as a location. Nevertheless, it has faced some difficulties in cultivating a role in certain important segments of the economy, and the city's population has been declining. But good things are also happening. Ultimately, Philadelphia's success - and the success of the surrounding area - depends on the creativity and commitment of its civic and business leaders. If they stay focused on contributing to the city's future, Philadelphia, President Santomero believes, will succeed.

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    Article provided by Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia in its journal Business Review.

    Volume (Year): (2002)
    Issue (Month): Q4 ()
    Pages: 1-5

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    Handle: RePEc:fip:fedpbr:y:2002:i:q4:p:1-5

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