What Are the Positive Effects of Urbanization?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Mar 26, 2020 11:36:39 PM ET
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The primary benefits of urbanization are a sustained economy and a centralized population. Recent developments in countries in which large, planned cities are being built to accommodate the demand for urban locations have also revealed environmental advantages to urbanization. Increased populations also drive governments to improve public transportation and services within cities.

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