Sharon Zukin is a Professor of Sociology at the City University of New York, Brooklyn College. Her books include Loft Living: Culture and Capital in Urban Change (1989, Rutgers) and the award-winning Landscapes of Power: From Detroit to Disney World (1993, University of California Press). Her upcoming book with Oxford University Press, The Innovation Complex: Cities, Tech, and the New Economy, is slated to be published in 2020.
Miriam Greenberg is a Professor of Sociology at the University of California, Santa Cruz. Her books include Branding New York: How a City in Crisis Was Sold to the World (2008, Routledge) and Crisis Cities: Disaster and Redevelopment in New York and New Orleans (2014, Oxford)
Joseph Nathan Cohen co-hosts The Annex and directs the Sociocast Project. He is an Associate Professor of Sociology at the City University of New York, Queens College. He wroteFinancial Crisis in American Households: The Basic Expenses That Bankrupt the Middle Class (2017, Praeger) and co-authored Global Capitalism: A Sociological Perspective (2010, Polity). Twitter: @jncohen
This episode was produced by Lisseth Moreno and Joseph Cohen.