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New York’s Fiscal Crisis and the Rise of Austerity Politics

Venue: Classroom

Location: Lexington Avenue at 92nd St

Date: Mon, May 22, 2017, 12 pm
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NYU history professor Kim Phillips-Fein gives an epic and riveting account of the 1975 fiscal crisis that put New York City on the brink of disaster. The crisis engulfed the city, forever transforming the largest metropolis in the US and reshaping ideas about government throughout the country.

There will be a book signing following the event.



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