Economy

Chasing the Dream: Concentrated Poverty

NYU associate professor Patrick Sharkey talks about the issue of concentrated poverty and race.

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May 22, 2015 10:40 AM | Comments

New York Magazine architecture critic and Pulitzer Prize-winner Justin Davidson discusses the potential rise of the “mile-high building” with anchor Jack Ford and what it means for the city and people on the streets below. In a Listening In segment, […]

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May 21, 2015 1:03 PM | Comments

An excerpt from an event at the Council on Foreign Relations called Women’s Rights as Human Rights: The Path to Full Participation, featuring Chelsea Clinton.

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May 1, 2015 8:32 AM | Comments

MacArthur genius grant winner Ai-jen Poo, Donald Miller explores Jazz Age New York in his book Supreme City, PBS Nature looks at a day in the life of penguins and photographer Christopher Payne explores abandoned North Brother Island.

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April 28, 2015 12:06 PM | Comments

MacArthur genius grant winner Ai-jen Poo, Donald Miller explores Jazz Age New York in his book Supreme City, PBS Nature looks at a day in the life of penguins and photographer Christopher Payne explores abandoned North Brother Island.

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April 24, 2015 10:40 AM | Comments

The pros and cons of legalizing sports betting, the growth and future of Long Island’s tourism industry, behind-the-scenes experiences working with some of Hollywood’s biggest stars and Newark Penn Station celebrates 80 years of service.

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Jim Paymar, Long Island Business Report  |  April 23, 2015 12:59 PM | Comments
From the North Shore to the East End, Long Island’s tourist attractions are drawing millions of people a year to the region.VIDEO
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William Brangham, PBS NewsHour  |  April 23, 2015 12:48 PM | Comments
Billions of dollars every year are wagered on the outcome of various sporting events, but except for bets made in Las Vegas and a few other states, they're all illegal.VIDEO
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April 21, 2015 1:24 PM | Comments

The pros and cons of legalizing sports betting, the growth and future of Long Island’s tourism industry, behind-the-scenes experiences working with some of Hollywood’s biggest stars and Newark Penn Station celebrates 80 years of service.

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March 27, 2015 10:33 AM | Comments

Ushering students from the classroom to the workforce, what’s next for Long Island’s economy, long-term NYC infrastructure goals, executive producer Ken Burns and author Dr. Siddhartha Mukherjee talk cancer and Netflix’s Virunga wins a duPont award.

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