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Smart Cities Economics

Clients often ask what is the business case for a smart city.  The standard KnowNow Cities response is it depends.  The lack of clarity depends on the measure of success a business case is built on.  Smart Cities are complex.  The business case is complex too.  This is unavoidable.  Yet the reality is investment has to return a gain.  The approach therefore has to be to deliver smart cities that both meet an investors returns and meet the citizens needs and expectations.

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