Book Discussion on Triumph of the City

Panelists spoke about urban planning, city government, and the development of Boston. The panel included Edward Glaeser, author of The… read more

Panelists spoke about urban planning, city government, and the development of Boston. The panel included Edward Glaeser, author of The Triumph of the City: How Our Greatest Invention Makes Us Richer, Smarter, Greener, Healthier, and Happier, Ayanna Pressley, Boston City Councilor, and Barbara Berke, senior policy adviser to Boston Mayor Thomas Menino. The panel was moderated by Bob Oakes, and responded to questions from the audience. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Book Discussion on Triumph of the City

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309527-2
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Public Affairs Event
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Boston, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
Nov 24, 2012
Last Aired:
Dec 24, 2012

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  • Nov 24, 2012 | 3:32pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 25, 2012 | 8:16am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 24, 2012 | 10:01am EST | C-SPAN 2
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