At 6:30 pm
Rosenthal Pavilion, 10th Floor, Kimmel Center for University Life, 60 Washington Square South, New York, 10012

Debates of the Century @NYU Wagner: “Public funds should be used to support private school vouchers.”

Debates of the Century @NYU Wagner: School Vouchers The Century Foundation and NYU Wagner are proud to present Debates of the Century @NYU Wagner, a public debate series showcasing thoughtful, informed dialogue from experts. Join us on  April 25, 2017 to hear experts on school vouchers debate the resolution: “Public funds should be used to support private school vouchers.” Twenty-eight states and the District...

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Eisner & Lubin Auditorium, Kimmel Center for University Life, 4th Floor, 60 Washington Square South, New York, 10012

Debates of the Century @NYU Wagner: “Police need to be held more accountable.”

Debates of the Century @NYU Wagner: Policing The Century Foundation and NYU Wagner are proud to present Debates of the Century @NYU Wagner, a public debate series showcasing thoughtful, informed dialogue from experts. Join us on March 28, 2017 to hear experts on policing debate the resolution: “Police need to be held more accountable.” The 2014 deaths of Michael Brown, an unarmed black man killed...

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House Visitor's Center, Room 215, First Street, NE, Washington, D.C., 20515, United States

Health Care: Obama Officials Look Back at the ACA and the Path Forward

On the seventh anniversary of the Affordable Care Act, former top health advisors to President Obama, Jeanne Lambrew and Jason Furman, reunite to look back at the law’s impact. With President Trump and his allies working to find a replacement to the ACA, it’s important to review evidence of successes and challenges, as well as...

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Hemmerdinger Hall, 100 Washington Sq. East, New York, 10012, United States

Debates of the Century @NYUWagner: “There should be more U.S. intervention in Syria.”

Debates of the Century @NYU Wagner: Syria The Century Foundation and NYU Wagner are proud to present Debates of the Century @NYU Wagner, a public debate series showcasing thoughtful, informed dialogue from experts. Join us on November 30, 2016 to hear experts on Syria debate the resolution:   “There should be more U.S. intervention in Syria.”   The Syrian civil war is a human...

At 12:00 pm
The Center for American Progress, 1333 H Street NW, Washington, D.C., 20005, United States

Rethinking America’s Middle East Alliances After Obama 

The next president will have to rebalance and rebuild America’s strained alliances across the Middle East after eight years of upheaval. U.S. relationships have been buffeted by wars in Syria and Yemen, ongoing flare-ups between regional powers Iran and Saudi Arabia, and growing mistrust in the wake of the Arab uprisings between Washington and regional...

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The Westin Washington, D.C. City Center, 1400 M Street NW, Washington, D.C., 20005, United States

Paying for Progress: A Tax Reform Agenda for the Next President

The 45th president of the United States is expected to pursue corporate tax reform in his first one hundred days. This could be the tip of the iceberg to major changes in tax and fiscal policy. On November 17, find out about the risks and opportunities of a Trump Presidency from leading experts and political...

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The New School, Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall, 66 West 12th Street, Room 510, New York, 10011, United States

The Nobel Factor: The Prize in Economics, Social Democracy, and the Market Turn

The Robert L. Heilbroner Center for Capitalism Studies proudly presents the first panel in the “Social Democracy Suppressed” series. The panel will be moderated by Jeff Madrick. Panelists will respond to Avner Offer’s new book The Nobel Factor: The Prize in Economics, Social Democracy, and the Market Turn (co-authored with Gabriel Soderberg, published by Princeton University Press in 2016). The Nobel Factor tells...

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The Graduate Center, CUNY, 365 Fifth Avenue, New York, 10016, United States

College Costs, Financial Aid, and the Betrayal of the American Dream, with Professor Sara Goldrick-Rab

Join the Scholars Strategy Network and The Century Foundation for an event featuring Sara Goldrick-Rab, author of the recently released book Paying the Price: College Costs, Financial Aid, and the Betrayal of the American Dream. If you are a young person, and you work hard enough, you can get a college degree and set yourself on...