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Thinking Big for New York City

Thursday November 2007

Speakers: Amanda M. Burden, Chair, City Planning Commission, Kenneth T. Jackson, Jacque Barzun Professor in History, and the Social Sciences, Columbia University, Felix G. Rohatyn, President, Rohatyn Associates, LLC
Keynote: Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg
Moderator: Julia Vitullo-Martin, Senior Fellow, Manhattan Institute for Policy Research, Director, Center for Rethinking Development

Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg took office soon after the terrorist attack of September 11, 2001, and has overseen a recovery so complete that this year he was able to put forward a far-sighted, multi-decade strategy for the city’s physical development.