Illinois has a major metropolis, a booming suburban landscape, and rich rural farmland. In short, we’ve got it all. Change is afoot, however. Demographic and technology advancements are transforming how and where Illinoisans will live and work. What's in store for Illinois, and what policies will best help us capitalize on our future? Should we look to government-centric initiatives like high-speed rail, or should we instead focus on promoting free markets?
Join us on November 2 for a cocktail hour discussion on his fascinating topic with Joel Kotkin, noted author and leading expert on the evolution of cities, towns, and rural places across the world. His work has appeared in The Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, New York Times, and Politico.com. His latest book, “The Next Hundred Million: America in 2050” will be for sale at the event. Hope to see you there!
Date: Wednesday, November 2, 2011
Time: 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Location: 190 South LaSalle, 40th Floor Library, Chicago