Baruch College

Public Management and the Lindsay Years

Wednesday, September 29*

The first day’s program will focus on the introduction of analysis and data to improve the delivery of public services. These innovations brought together a variety of disciplines addressing both the policy formulation as well as implementing change in agency culture and practice. Specific topics are: innovations introduced by Fred Hayes in the Bureau of the Budget; the NYC Productivity Program; the challenge of allocating limited resources to growing demand for service in Fire, Police and Sanitation Departments; and the recruitment of talent to the City through the establishment of Talent Search. Participants include: Carter Bales; Barbara Cohn; Ester Fuchs; Sig Ginsburg; Peter Goldmark; David Grossman; Edward Hamilton; Marc Holzer; Dale Landi; Ilene Leff; Stan Litow; Jerry Mechling; Steve Savas; and others.

*Wednesday’s sessions will conclude at 5 pm and will be followed by a reception and tour of the exhibition America’s Mayor: John V. Lindsay and the Reinvention of New York at the Museum of the City of New York. Free coach transportation will be provided—must be requested during RSVP.

See schedule for Day 2: Thursday, September 30