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Kevin Hansen
Kevin Hansen is a David Bohnett Public Service Fellow at New York University's Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service. He previously worked in Washington, D.C.’s Executive Office of the Mayor, where he oversaw targeted mayoral initiatives while supporting the development and execution of agencies’ budgets and strategic plans. Prior to his experience in public service, Kevin worked for the international management consulting firm Bain & Company, where he supported a diverse range of organizational strategy projects, including several within the defense industry, as well as advised private equity clients on potential acquisitions. Kevin can be reached on Twitter at @kevinmhansen.

Blog Entries by Kevin Hansen

This Is How We Walk on the Moon

(0) Comments | Posted September 7, 2012 | 6:31 PM

As an American-made robot slowly wheels itself across a Martian crater, a titan of U.S. space exploration is laid to rest. An invisible torch of far-more-than-Olympic significance has been passed from Apollo 11 Commander Neil Armstrong to the scientists and astronauts of the twenty-first century. Mr. Armstrong was the first...

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Nudge the U.S. Out of Its Obesity

(7) Comments | Posted June 4, 2012 | 2:32 PM

Last Wednesday, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg unveiled his administration's latest salvo in its war against obesity. This time, it's a soda regulation to prohibit movie theaters, food trucks and fast food chains from serving sugary drinks in cups that hold more than 16 ounces. To its...

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Osama bin Laden and the Morality of Celebrating Death

(8) Comments | Posted May 2, 2012 | 4:32 PM

One year ago, a quiet Sunday evening was transformed by one of the most sensational news stories of the past decade: An elite team of U.S. Navy SEALS had secretly entered Pakistan, stormed an Al Qaeda compound and assassinated Osama bin Laden. A determined-looking President Barack Obama walked briskly up...

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