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Lejla Kajevic

Lejla Kajevic

Research Intern

Lejla recently graduated with a Bachelor of International Economics from the University of British Columbia. She is interested in the interplay between economics and business, and how this can be used to promote economic development and growth. Lejla previously worked on Indigenous self-government policy at Crown-Indigenous Relations Canada and has conducted applied economic research on health and employment outcomes on Indian reserves in Canada.  

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Planning Guidelines

Urban planning is ultimately a dynamic process that must evolve as the needs of the city evolve. These guidelines provide an overview of how charter city planners can effectively create a charter city that generates sustained and inclusive economic growth.

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charter cities atlas

Charter Cities Atlas: Venice with Thibault Serlet and Corey Tazzara

Today’s episode is a bonus episode, where we take a deep dive into the Italian Renaissance (with a focus on Venice) with world-renowned expert, Professor Corey Tazzara. From the fall of the Roman Empire to the formation of independent city-states, to the financial and political ramifications of the crusades, to the rise and fall of Venice as an economic powerhouse, this conversation has it all!

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