Past Events

As one of the nation's premier academic research centers dedicated to housing and neighborhoods, part of our mission is to promote frank and public discussions of current issues and to foster public debate.  Our programs and events are held during the academic year.

  • WEBINAR TRAINING: New York City Neighborhood Data 101   Tuesday, July 25th 2017

    This free webinar training was hosted by NYU Furman Center researchers on July 25, 2017 in conjunction with the release of New York City Neighborhood Data Profiles. The training demonstrates how to use data to describe neighborhood housing and demographic trends. Download the slidedeck or view a recording of the presentation.

  • WEBINAR BRIEFING: NYU Furman Center / Citi Report on Homeownership & Opportunity in NYC   Friday, September 9th 2016

    Join NYU Furman Center researchers on Friday, September 9th from 1:00-2:00 p.m. EDT for a webinar briefing on the findings of our recently-released report on homeownership in New York City and its surrounding counties. The webinar briefing is free and open to the public.

  • NYU Urban Seminar: Solly Angel   Tuesday, April 26th 2016

    Solly Angel, Director of the Urban Expansion Program at NYU Stern and a Professor of City Planning at the Marron Institute, will be leading this discussion series. This event is part of the NYU Seminar Series co-sponsored by the Marron Institute and the NYU Furman Center. 

  • NYU Urban Seminar: Adam Milliard-Ball   Tuesday, April 19th 2016

    Adam Milliard-Ball, Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies at the University of California Santa Cruz, will be leading this discussion series. This event is part of the NYU Seminar Series co-sponsored by the Marron Institute and the NYU Furman Center. 

  • NYU Urban Seminar: Bertrand Renaud   Tuesday, April 12th 2016

    Bertrand Renaud, Consultant and former Senior Housing Finance Adviser to the World Bank, will be leading this discussion series. This event is part of the NYU Seminar Series co-sponsored by the Marron Institute and the NYU Furman Center. 

  • NYU Urban Seminar: Olatunde Johnson   Tuesday, April 5th 2016

    Olatunde Johnson, Professor of Law at Columbia University, will be leading this discussion series. This event is part of the NYU Seminar Series co-sponsored by the Marron Institute and the NYU Furman Center. 

  • NYU Urban Seminar: Nina Harari   Tuesday, March 29th 2016

    Nina Harari, Assistant Professor in the Real Estate Department from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, will be leading this discussion series on “Cities in Bad Shape”. This event is part of the NYU Seminar Series co-sponsored by the Marron Institute and the NYU Furman Center. 

  • NYU Urban Seminar: Ranciere and Ouzad   Tuesday, March 22nd 2016

    Romain Ranciere, Economist from the Research Department in the Systemic Issues Division of the IMF, and Amine Ouzad, Assistant Professor of Economics at INSEAD, will be leading this discussion series on credit standards and segregation. This event is part of the NYU Seminar Series co-sponsored by the Marron Institute and the NYU Furman Center. 

  • NYU Urban Seminar: William A. Fischel   Tuesday, March 8th 2016

    William A. Fischel, Professor of Economics at Dartmouth College, will be leading this discussion series on growth controls and housing. This event is part of the NYU Seminar Series co-sponsored by the Marron Institute and the NYU Furman Center. 

  • NYU Urban Seminar: Stephen Ross   Tuesday, March 1st 2016

    Stephen Ross, Professor of Economics at the University of Connecticut, will be leading this discussion series. This event is part of the NYU Seminar Series co-sponsored by the Marron Institute and the NYU Furman Center.