Inequality in NYC and Beyond: Mayor Bill de Blasio in Conversation with Paul Krugman

FEB 18, 2016 | 6:30 PM

Details

WHERE:

The Graduate Center
365 Fifth Avenue

ROOM:

C200: Proshansky Auditorium

WHEN:

February 18, 2016: 6:30 PM

ADMISSION:

Free, Reservations Required

SPONSOR:

Public Programs

Description

Bill de Blasio ran for mayor pledging to address social and economic inequality. Halfway through his term, de Blasio discusses his progress with Paul Krugman, Nobel Prize-winning economist, New York Times columnist, and distinguished professor of economics at the GC. Moderated by Janet Gornick, professor of political science and sociology and director of the LIS Center at the GC.

We invite you to participate in a number of ways:

WATCH LIVE
Watch the event broadcast live on CUNY TV, or  via live stream at www.cuny.tv/InequalityNYC (2/18 @ 6:30 pm).

CUNY TV is broadcast in the New York metropolitan area over-the-air on digital Ch. 25.3, and is cablecast in the five boroughs of NYC on Ch. 75 (Time Warner and Cablevision Brooklyn), Ch. 77 (RCN Cable), and Ch. 30 (Verizon FiOS).

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Reservations are full. Limited standby seating may be available — the line starts at 6 pm; first-come, first-served. There will also be an overflow room with a live video feed.

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Presented by GC Public Programs and the Luxembourg Income Study (LIS) Center.

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