What Does it Take to Build a City Index?

What Does it Take to Build a City Index?

The number of city rankings and city indices published is proliferating rapidly. This is due to growing interest by city governments, the corporate world and academics, who are happy to use them in analytical and marketing endeavours. However, building a city index is challenging, as results can often turn out biased. This short report focuses on the key biases affecting city indices, and provides some recommendations on which city comparisons make most sense....

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What Does it Take to Build a City Index?
Euromonitor International
March 2018
Introduction
The World of City Rankings
Potential Caveats of Rankings
A Framework For City Rankings
Some Recommendations

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