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Richard Florida

Ranked Thinker  

#19 2017
#14 2015
#25 2013

Director of the Martin Prosperity Institute at the University of Toronto’s Rotman School, Richard Florida is an “urbanist”, as well as a commentator on creativity and innovation. Fast Company described him an “intellectual rock star.” He is the author of The Rise of the Creative Class, research professor at the NYU School of Professional Studies, and is a senior editor for The Atlantic.

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