A Tale Of Two Cities By Charles Dickens

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A Tale of Two Cities, the 1859 classic written by Charles Dickens, tells the story of two men who look similar, but have different characters, begins with the famous verbiage, “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was the season of Light, it was the season of Darkness, it was the spring of hope, it was the winter of despair, we had everything before us, we had nothing before us, we were all going direct to Heaven, we were all going direct the other way – in short, the period was so far like the present period, that some of its noisiest authorities insisted on its being received, for good or for evil, in the superlative degree of comparison only.”

The current analysis of the New York City Economic Development Strategies can paraphrase Dickens’ classic and titled “A Tale of two Mayors”. Michael Rubens Bloomberg, co-founder of Bloomberg L.P, a financial software, data and media empire, served as the 108th Mayor of New York City, holding office for three consecutive terms from 2002 to 2013. Bill de Blasio is the 109th and current Mayor of New York City. From 2010 to 2013, he held the citywide office of New York City Public Advocate, which serves as an ombudsman between the electorate and the city government. Both men a similar in that they share the same office, but each has his own economic development strategies for the City of New York
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