The inaugural New York Ideas, organized by The Atlantic, the Aspen Institute, and the New-York Historical Society, was a day- long event with a constellation of leaders - in the roles of attendees, provocateurs, and speakers. The event took on the largest issues of the day - through interviews, discussions, and debates. It recognized New York’s status as a major actor in all of the significant policy issues facing the country.
See the below players for video coverage of the 2012 New York Ideas program:
Panel: What Must Be Done To Save The US & Global Economies
Panel: Health Care Debate, Act Two
Panel: Cities 2012
Panel: America's Role In The World
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