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Situated at the front lines of government, mayors of small and mid-sized cities increasingly find themselves dealing
NYU Wagner Capstone Team works with alumna to improve education in Nicaragua coffee fields
NYU Wagner alumna Kristin Van Busum founded Project Alianza, which provides educational opportunities for children at risk of child labor in rural coffee communities, and she enlisted a Capstone team to help figure out how to expand the organization's reach.
WAGTalk: Atul Pokharel, "Communities and Fairness: From Irrigation Canals to Cryptocurrencies"
What do thousand-year-old irrigation canals have in common with digital cryptocurrency? Both are examples of community-governed shared infrastructure. Professor Pokharel will examine some of the possibilities and limits of communities for fairly governing shared infrastructure—both digital and physical—using his work on farmer-managed irrigation canals in Nepal.
Why N.Y.C. Mayors Have White House Dreams (and Voters Dash Them)
Timothy Naftali in The New York Times
Examining Conflicting Claims About ‘Medicare for All’
Sherry Glied in The New York Times
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