Great American City: A Panel Discussion

April 30, 2012

Monday, April 30 at 4:00 p.m.
Starr Auditorium, Belfer Building, Corner of JFK and Eliot Streets


Robert Sampson, Henry Ford II Professor of the Social Sciences, Department of Sociology, Harvard University
With discussion from:
Edward Davis, Commissioner, Boston Police Department

Kathryn Edin, Professor of Public Policy and Management, Harvard Kennedy School
Edward Glaeser, Fred and Eleanor Glimp Professor of Economics, Harvard Kennedy School and Director, The Rappaport Institute for Greater Boston and The Taubman Center for State and Local Government
Thomas Sugrue, David Boies Professor of History and Sociology, University of Pennsylvania
Moderated by:
William Julius Wilson, Lewis P. and Linda L. Geyser University Professor, Harvard University
Co-sponsored by: FAS Department of Sociology; Joblessness and Urban Poverty Program; Multidisciplinary Program in Inequality and Social Policy; Program in Criminal Justice Policy and Management; Rappaport Institute for Greater Boston; The Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Research, and Taubman Center for State and Local Government.