How European mayors are tackling economic crises in their cities

14th April 2020 (Last Updated April 15th, 2020 15:26)

A long read from CityMetric

Courtney Fingar, FDI editor at New Statesman Media Group, has spoken to the mayors of Kraków, Bilbao, Florence and other European cities for a CityMetric piece about the aftermath of their city’s lockdowns.

“As city leaders, mayors across Europe find themselves at the sharp edge of the coronavirus crisis: directly responsible for the health of their local economies, yet with varying degrees of autonomy and authority,” Courtney writes.

How are they handling the crisis?

Read the full article here.