(Answered) POLI330N Week 1 Assignment: Current Event-Local Issue






Public Works Program in NYC Review

            The article for analysis “Could a public works program save New York City’s Economy?” by Samar Khurshid tells about the new policy aimed at reducing joblessness in New York City. As around a million people are out of jobs due to the coronavirus, the revenues are falling. According to the article, the officials and experts suggest that large-scale public works and jobs projects are the solutions to such a problem by creating workplaces to rebuild the post-pandemic city.

The program lies in creating menial job places for people who lost employment due to COVID. The New York City Mayor, Bill de Blasio, intended to create jobs to complete infrastructure projects with a four-year capital program of $67.2 billion, which aims to create 100,000 jobs which pay $50,000 annually by 2027 (Khurshid, 2020)…..Kindly click the icon below to purchase and access the full sample at only $5