Ask the Experts

How should New York handle the economic crisis the coronavirus has created?
Elected officials and budget wonks on how bad it is and what the city and state should do – and not do.
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A look back on what happened with the Amazon HQ2 deal.
Supporters and opponents on what went wrong with the deal, one year after its demise.
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NYC taxi drivers are facing a taxi medallion loan crisis.
Experts weigh in on whether an app, surge pricing or a bailout can stop the industry’s implosion.
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Central Synagogue in Midtown Manhattan.
Political polarization exacerbated by social media may be to blame, experts say.
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A close-up of a dollar.
Three experts talk about the next steps the state should take.
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A person experiencing homelessness.
Experts say many homeless people deliberately avoid city shelters.
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New York City Public Advocate Jumaane Williams.
Experts advocate minimizing police involvement in responding to mental health crises.
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A subway at Coney Island
Experts say there’s a lot to like. But much of it won’t get done in the next five years.
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Recchia Quinn Brewer
Former council members eyeing their old seats could undermine the goal.
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DNA being collected.
The pros and cons of New York City’s controversial collection of genetic data.
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