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Old Posted Oct 15, 2019, 11:23 PM
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Originally Posted by ThePhun1 View Post
Population change doesn't always indicate a city's fortunes. And one of the decades you chose was the time period I had in mind. NYC was teetering on the brink at that time. Whether Giuliani enacted policies to change the city's fortunes or not, things changed for the better under his watch.
What materially changed under Giuliani that wasn't already in progress? Crime rates were already falling. The population was already growing. What other metric should we use?