These two small words open up a world of future possibilities unconstrained by today’s realities. They don’t just pose a question; they propose an idea about how things could be in the future. At the What If Table in the Future City Lab you can pose your own questions. Each month, a question posed by visitors is presented to a panel of experts. Explore their responses below and continue the conversation on Twitter with #whatifMCNY.
This month we turn our attention to immigration issues. What would happen to the city if immigrants stopped coming to New York, due to an immigration ban, lack of economic opportunity, or other reasons? How would New York change?