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Prof. Paul Romer's charter cities concept is applied to Honduras
— December 10, 2011
Excerpt from The Economist -- "The Honduran regions are modelled on a concept called 'charter cities' developed by Paul Romer, an economics professor at New York University. The principle is simple: take a piece of uninhabited land big enough for a city of several million, govern it by well-tried rules and let those who like the idea move there."