Recently, The Economist put out a graph highlighting the fastest-growing cities (by population) in the world today. Three of the top ten are Indian — and all of them are in the state of Kerala.
Figure 1: Top Ten Fastest-Growing Cities
Source: The Economist
This is intriguing. ...
Figure 1: Urban Expansion in Kozhikode, Kerala, along Transit Lines (1974 versus 2014)
Source: Analysis by IDFC Institute and Urban Expansion Observatory
Figure 1 shows built-up area growth in and around Kozhikode, Kerala between 1974 and 2014. When cities expand and people begin living ...