Social Issues

A conversation on the new localism: Power in the age of populism


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March 16, 2018

Bruce Katz, Richard C. Schragger

Hosted by Guian McKee

Bruce Katz was formerly the Centennial Scholar at the Brookings Institution. While there he focused on the challenges and opportunities of global urbanization. His most recent book, The New Localism: How Cities can Thrive in the Age of Populism, will be the starting point for this conversation. Joining in the dialogue will be Guian McKee, associate professor in presidential studies at the Miller Center acting as moderator and discussant, and Richard C. Schragger, professor of Law at the University of Virginia and author of the recent book City Power: Urban Governance in a Global Age.