Can Smart Cities Be Equitable? (Homi Kharas, Jaana Remes, Project-Syndicate)

For urban planners, data and technology are valuable tools in the drive to improve administration and services. But while these innovations are making urban environments more livable, they come with a hidden cost: the potential to deepen inequality among digitally marginalized groups.

https://www.project-syndicate.org/commentary/reducing-inequality-in-tech-driven-urban-planning-by-homi-kharas-and-jaana-remes-2018-06