Sporting extravaganzas are a way for cities in emerging market economies to try and play the ‘modernity game’. But they don’t make the rules, and so they can never ‘win’.
Melissa Tandiwe Myambo
Maboneng in Johannesburg represents one strand of the type of urban “development” that’s advocated for by the proponents of “global cities”.
Traditional economists cannot quantify or measure the effect of white male privilege in facilitating business dealings or obtaining employment in emerging market economies.