Master's in Urban & Regional Planning Faculty Director Uwe Brandes comments on the Philippines building a second capital city to relieve Manila. Interviewed by CCTV, Brandes points to the challenges and opportunities that countries face when building a new capital city. In response to why we need capital cities, Uwe said: "We live in a time of unprecedented urbanization. People want to live in cities. There is no greater anchor than the federal government in any country."
Watch the full interview below (5:23).
CCTV America, February 19, 2016.