Jodie Adams Kirshner
Jodie Adams Kirshner is a research professor at New York University. Previously on the law faculty at Cambridge University, she also teaches bankruptcy law at Columbia Law School. She is a member of the American Law Institute, past term member of the Council on Foreign Relations, and technical advisor to the Bank for International Settlements. She received a prestigious multi-year grant from the Kresge Foundation to research Broke.
Meet the Author
November 20 - December 1, 2019
New York University professor Jodie Adams Kirshner discusses the social, economic, legal, and very personal ramifications of Detroit’s bankruptcy, as detailed in her new book Broke: Hardship and Resilience in a City of Broken Promises.
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"[An] eye-opening and sometimes heartbreaking narrative." —Kirkus, Starred Review
"What Broke really tells us is how systems of government,...