In February 2013, The American Assembly released Revitalizing the Legacy
Cities of Upstate New York—a report documenting revitalization strategies
for upstate cities, based on a recent Assembly-sponsored meeting of urban
policy and economic development experts. The report emphasizes several ...
Rebuilding America's Legacy Cities: New Directions for the Industrial
Heartland is available for free chapter downloads below or hardcopy at
hardcopy available Amazon.com .
While we may not yet know enough to offer a road map to create
the smaller, healthier city we can imagine, we c...
Focusing on three issues - productivity, income inequality, and the aging of
the baby-boom population -- this concise volume describes a "radically
moderate" agenda. The distinguished authors begin by acknowledging the
difficult tradeoffs required for revamping programs for the aged and poor ...
The American Economy: Sustaining Growth with Opportunity was the product of
the June 10-13, 1999 American Assembly that took place in Atlanta, Georgia.
Although predating the economic downturn of 2008, the report focused on the
still vital issues of productivity growth, income inequality, and...
Al Gore: “The greatest untapped markets In the world are right here at home, in our distressed communities," in support of The American Assembly's 1997 report on "Community Capitalism" and the future New Markets Tax Credit.