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NYU Wagner has Strong Presence in Mayor de Blasio's New Appointments

NYU Wagner congratulates one of our faculty members, two alumni, and a current student for their newly announced appointments to leadership positions in New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio's administration. Mayor de Blasio...

Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Visits NYU Wagner

Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicare Services (CMS), visited NYU Wagner on January 30 and fielded questions about her extensive career, management learnings, and the Affordable...

Beth Noveck Named as One of 100 Pioneers of New Economy

NYU Wagner’s Beth Noveck has been named to a just-announced national roster of  leading pioneers of the new economy.

The new “Purpose Economy 100” list identifies...

New Study Calculates Economic Benefits of Eliminating Bisphenol A (BPA) from all Food and Beverage Containers

A newly published article in Health Affairs by Professor Leonardo Trasande calculates the economic benefits of replacing...

Furman Center Launches New Blog, "The Dream Revisited"

The NYU Furman Center for Real Estate and Urban Policy has launched a new blog on economic segregation in urban neighborhoods, entitled The Dream Revisited. It's...

Government by Investigation

Presidential and Congressional investigations are a headline-grabbing feature of Washington, catapulting some politicians to fame, and others to infamy as well. Some national tribunals have proved to be highly partisan,...

Anthony Townsend Navigates the Smart City in New Book

Anthony Townsend’s first book, SMART CITIES: Big Data, Civic Hackers and the Quest for a New Utopia, has just been published by W.W. Norton & Co. His take on the...

Former British Foreign Secretary Jack Straw Reflects on Wagner's Global EMPA Program [Video]

Former British Foreign Secretary Jack Straw, in a video interview conducted at University College London, reflects on the importance of NYU Wagner's and UCL's newly-launched Global...

Gordon Brown Discusses Policymaking at Event Sponsored by Global Executive MPA Degree Program

NYU Wagner's new Global Executive MPA degree program, offered in partnership with University College London, brought former British Prime Minister Gordon Brown to NYU Wagner on September 23 for a fascinating dialogue on...

New Initiative on Religious Leadership, Civil Discourse and Democracy in the Public Square

Honored with a Ford Foundation Freedom of Expression grant, RCLA has launched the Religious Leadership, Civil Discourse and Democracy in the Public Square: Advancing the Positive Role of Faith Leaders in America project...