Metropolitan Resilience in a Time of Economic Turmoil
Date: December 6th, 2012
Location: UIC Forum
University of Illinois at Chicago
The 2012 UIC Urban Forum will bring together civic and community leaders to address the issues metropolitan areas have been experiencing, their responses and strategies to address those challenges and improve quality of life.
Topics for discussion include: competition for resources between local governments, social safety nets and quality of life, unfunded pension liabilities, infrastructure deficit, and other unfunded post-employment benefits.