Global Cities Index Reveals The Most Powerful Cities In The World


While there are some people who’d never even consider living in a big city, there are others who thrive in such a busy environment. But not all cities are created equally.

Well, AT Kearney has come out with their annual Global Cities Index, which “provides insights into the performance and reach of the world's most competitive cities,” and it seems the best city in the world is actually in the U.S. The report has chosen New York City as the world’s most powerful and influential city for the third year in a row, thanks to strong scores for business activity and human capital.

Top Ten Global Cities

  1. New York City
  2. London
  3. Paris
  4. Tokyo
  5. Hong Kong
  6. Singapore
  7. Los Angeles
  8. Chicago
  9. Beijing
  10. Washington, DC

Source: AT Kearney