By Ray Forrest, Sin Yee Koh, Bart Wissink
With the increase of wealth inequalities, our towns are altering dramatically. This assortment seriously engages with and advances present debates at the super-rich and their roles in those differences. An interdisciplinary variety of contributions from overseas specialists together with sociologists, geographers, historians, discourse analysts, and concrete experiences experts display the most important features of the genuine property funding practices of the super-rich, their social areas within the urban in addition to the detailed impression of the super-rich at the transformation of 4 key towns: London, Tokyo, Singapore and Hong Kong. via drawing jointly various disciplines, views, and stories throughout varied geographical contexts, this booklet deals a clean, comparative, and nuanced tackle the super-rich and the 1% urban, in addition to a superb, empirically and theoretically grounded foundation to consider destiny learn questions and coverage implications.