This Public Forum will address Housing and Hurricane Sandy. Drawing from the recent Furman Center report on “Sandy’s Effect on Housing in NYC”, Vicki Been and Ingrid Ellen will offer their perspectives on the current state of housing in the city, and engage in a conversation about possible futures. This event will be moderated by Eric Klinenberg.
Vicki Been is the Boxer Family Professor of Law at New York University School of Law and Professor of Public Policy at New York University Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, and is the Faculty Director of the Furman Center for Real Estate and Urban Policy.
Ingrid Gould Ellen is Professor of Urban Planning and Public Policy at New York University’s Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and Co-Director of the Furman Center for Real Estate and Urban Policy.
Eric Klinenberg (moderator) is Professor of Sociology, and Director of the Institute for Public Knowledge at New York University. He’s also editor of the journal Public Culture, and an affiliated faculty member of the Wagner School of Public Service and the Department of Media, Culture, and Communications.