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2012 Boston Book Festival - Panel: "Triumph of the City"

Edward Glaeser

About the Program

From the 4th annual Boston Book Festival a panel entitled, "The Triumph of the City" featuring Edward Glaeser author of Triumph of the City: How Our Greatest Invention Makes Us Richer, Smarter, Greener, Healthier, and Happier, Ayanna Pressley, Boston City Councilor, and Barbara Burke, senior policy advisor to Boston Mayor Thomas Menino.  The panel is moderated by Bob Oakes, host of WBUR's Morning Edition.

About the Authors

Edward Glaeser

Edward Glaeser is a economics professor at Harvard University and director of Harvard's Taubman Center for State and Local Government.  For more information, visit triumphofthecity.com.


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2012 Boston Book Festival - Panel: "Triumph of the City"

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Past Airings

  • Monday, December 24th at 10am (ET)
  • Sunday, November 25th at 8:14am (ET)
  • Saturday, November 24th at 3:29pm (ET)
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