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Honduras ‘Model City’ Plan in the Spotlight


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Honduras ‘Model City’ Plan in the Spotlight

Hannah Stone

The New York Times has a piece on Paul Romer, a US economist who developed the idea of the “charter city,” separate from the rest of the country, which would be administered by foreign governments, comparable to Hong Kong. The Economist has compared the plan to “internal start-ups — quasi-independent city-states that begin with a clean slate and are then overseen by outside experts.”