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Senator Schumer Delivers Major Policy Speech at NYU Wagner

Delivering a major policy speech at NYU Wagner, U.S. Senator Charles Schumer of New York called August 11...

NYU Wagner Announces New Faculty Members

NYU Wagner is delighted to announce that our outstanding faculty will be enriched by the addition of a number of distinguished scholars with deep expertise and broad experience in critical policy areas.

The new...

In Memoriam: Professor Dennis C. Smith

It is with the greatest sadness and regret that we note the passing of Dennis Smith, longtime NYU Wagner faculty member, colleague, and friend.

Dennis, who died July 27 after a lengthy bout with cancer, was a...

Professor Paul Light Testifies Before Senate Judiciary Committee

Professor Paul C. Light of NYU Wagner, a nationally recognized scholar of government reform, offered testimony...

Prof. Rae Zimmerman chosen to participate in Urban Infrastructure and Extreme Weather Related Events Study

Rae Zimmerman, Professor of Planning and Public Administration at NYU Wagner, has been selected to participate in a multi-disciplinary team of about 50 researchers from 15 universities plus other institutions. The team,...

U.S. Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx at NYU Wagner

U.S. Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx visited NYU Wagner on July 21 at the invitation of the school’s Rudin Center for Transportation. He spoke about “Transportation, Social Mobility, and Cities” on a panel with...

Professor Rodwin Report Examines Avoidable Hospitalizations

Professor Victor Rodwin has completed a report on avoidable hospitalizations for Greater Paris Regional Health Agency. Based on...

US Secretary of the Treasury Jacob J. Lew leads discussion on the new $10

The US Secretary of the Treasury, Jacob J. Lew, led an intimate roundtable discussion at NYU Wagner about his recent announcement to feature a woman on the $10 bill. Students in attendance participated in a lively...

Professor Rae Zimmerman Appointed to Third NYC Panel on Climate Change

Rae Zimmerman, Professor of Planning and Public Administration at NYU Wagner, has been appointed to the third New York City Panel on Climate Change, an independent entity advising the city that ensures that the city's ...

ACA-Driven 11th Edition of "Jonas & Kovner's Health Care in America" Provides Readers with Guide for Changing Market

With its recent affirmation by the U.S. Supreme Court, the Affordable Care Act, or "Obamacare," has become a permanent feature of the nation’s health care system. Now, the just-published 11th Edition of the highly...