Ours Was the Shining Future: The Story of the American Dream

Book Talk
Feb 15, 2024, 4:30 pm5:30 pm
Robertson Hall, Arthur Lewis Auditorium (Room 100)
  • Open to the public
  • Princeton University faculty, staff, and students
  • Registration required



Event Description

Registration required for in-person attendance; Livestream available on MediaCentral

David Leonhardt is a senior writer for The New York Times. He writes The Morning, The Times’s flagship daily newsletter, and also writes for the Times' Sunday Review. He has worked at The Times since 1999 and has previously been an Op-Ed columnist, Washington bureau chief, co-host of “The Argument” podcast, founding editor of The Upshot section, and a staff writer for The Times Magazine. He also led a strategy group that helped Times leadership shape the newsroom’s digital future. In 2011, he received the Pulitzer Prize for commentary. He is a third-generation native of New York City.

Co-sponsored by The Griswold Center for Economic Policy Studies (GCEPS), Julis-Rabinowitz Center for Public Policy & Finance (JRCPPF), Economic History Workshop (EHW), and Center for Collaborative History (CCH).

  • Julis Romo Rabinowitz Center for Public Policy & Finance
  • Griswold Center for Economic Policy Studies
  • Economic History Workshop
  • Center for Collaborative History