What's Now: New York

A monthly conversation at
The Applied Innovation Exchange

79 5th Avenue, 2nd FL , New York, NY 10003

Highlights

Chris Hughes' origins story and time at Facebook. "For three years of work I made almost half a billion dollars."

8:43
11:47

Facebook started as mission oriented and wanted to make the world more open and connected. The capital was a means to an end.

15:44

Working on Obama's campaign and the challenges of turning it into a winning campaign

18:23
21:49

"Cash is the most effective intervention to lift health outcomes, to lift education outcomes, and provide economic opportunity."

35:49
45:08

How should guaranteed income be funded?

45:20
48:41

Audience question about how guaranteed income would help change the systematic problems that created income inequality to begin with.

52:46
56:28

What about the national disparities in the cost of living?

76:44

To what extent can you make the case that guaranteed income would help push innovation forward?

87:46
92:20