Global city

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New York is considered a global city.

Global city (or world city) is a city that is widely considered to be an important part of the world economy. Most studies recognise London and New York City as the two most important global cities.[1]

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  1. Including:
    • "The World According to GaWC". GaWC. Retrieved November 21, 2012.
    • "2012 Global Cities Index and Emerging Cities Outlook" (PDF). Retrieved 9 May 2012.
    • Richard Florida (May 8, 2012). "What Is the World's Most Economically Powerful City?". The Atlantic Monthly Group. Retrieved June 19, 2013.
    • Global Power City Index 2012. Tokyo, Japan: Institute for Urban Strategies at The Mori Memorial Foundation. October, 2012. http://www.mori-m-foundation.or.jp/english/research/project/6/. 
    • "The Wealth Report 2013". Knight Frank LLP.
    • "The Global City Competitiveness Index" (PDF). Managementthinking.eiu.com. 12 March 2012. Retrieved 9 May 2012.

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