Book Discussion on Triumph of the City

Edward Glaeser argues that the city is humanity’s greatest invention and our salvation for the future. Mr. Glaeser says… read more

Edward Glaeser argues that the city is humanity’s greatest invention and our salvation for the future. Mr. Glaeser says that the 2/3 of Americans who live in cities (which take up only 3% of the country’s land mass) are healthier, more prosperous, and more environmentally conscious than other Americans. This event was held at the Harvard Club by the Young Leaders Circle of the Manhattan Institute, a public policy think tank based in New York City.  close

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  • Edward L. Glaeser Director Harvard University->Taubman (A. Alfred) Center for State and Local Government

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Book Discussion on Triumph of the City

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New York, New York, United States
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Mar 13, 2011
Last Aired:
May 31, 2011

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