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Thinking through and solving challenges faced in building economically and socially robust communities; overcoming constraints in conceiving, investing in and building their future.
From government funds to cryptocurrencies, muni bonds to opportunity zones, pay-as-you-go to long term financing, direct taxation to P3s, and the intersection of fintech and fiscal policy.
Prevent, protect, detect critical infrastructure and data in rapidly changing threat environment, including policy innovations and implications around interplay among levels of government, including emerging practices, mutual aid, and cyber insurance.
Automation and AI are expected to both displace routine work and create specialized work. Includes workforce and gig economy policy issues – including but not limited to telework, automation, unions, UBI, and other innovations.