MY CASE STUDY IS LAS VEGAS
1. What in your opinion is the biggest challenge facing your city?
2. How did this challenge emerge and develop?
3. Are there things your city is doing to address this challenge? If not, why not? If so, have they been successful? What helps explain their success?
4. What would you propose your city do to address this challenge more effectively?
You could potentially write on one of the following topics, or choose a different topic:
Environmental Concerns Gentrification Ghetto and Racial Segregation
Global Cities Immigration Housing
Inequality and Poverty Neighborhoods Nightlife and Urban Nightscapes
Transportation Planning and Development Homelessness
Urban Violence Elections Mega events
Race and Ethnicity Police Reform Drugs
MUST USE THIS BOOK AS ONE OF THE REFERENCES: CITY POLITICS EDITION NO. 08 JUDD SWANSTROM