The think tank said that more than 85 percent of global growth through 2019 is projected to occur outside the U.S., so global engagement is essential if cities want to stimulate their economies and workforce. -- Source: "Time to Tell the World," Mayor Says in "Go Global" Business EffortSan Diego is not the only city to get the big push by BI. For instance, my home town Chicago has a metro export plan in place too. BI has a Global Cities Initiative.
How does a city deliver a successful metropolitan export plan? Easy.