Cities of Opportunity 2012

27 cities. Investigate what makes them thrive
New York leads in 2012. Will it be Beijing in 2025?
City today. Looking to the future
The soul of the City. Innovation
City of the future: Infrastructure that works together
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Looking to the future of 27 cities at the center of the world economy

In this fifth edition of Cities of Opportunity, PwC and the Partnership for New York City again examine the current social and economic performance of the world’s leading cities. We also add a future dimension that probes the shape of city economies to come.

Video excerpts from interviews   Model your city   Where will the jobs be in 2025?


Choose any combination of 27 cities and 60 key variables and compare the rankings.


Use our interactive modelling tool to see projected jobs for 2025 across 16 industries