2013 Urban Forums

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Explored how the geography, history and infrastructure of Chicago influenced the development of the city we know today.
April 25-27, 2013

This forum moved beyond the traditional frameworks of migration studies and examined the expectations of assimilation and acculturation.
May 3-4, 2013

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Examined innovations in studying causality within political networks with experts from political science, human development, statistics, and sociology.
May 10-11, 2013

Shared insights into health in cities from the perspectives of health care, education, crime, poverty, and environmental quality.
May 10, 2013