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Charles Montgomery: Comfort, Cities, and the Science of Happiness

Wednesday, September 28, 2011, 1–2 pm


How do cities and city systems make or break the psychological well-being of their residents? New York Lab Team member and journalist Charles Montgomery has been investigating the link between urban design, emotions, and human behavior for his forthcoming book Happy City. His conclusion? The world-saving city and the happy city are the same place. Join Charles as he explains the urban adventures behind the book and the science the Lab will explore in its final weeks. Find out how you can join the experiments that will be taking place.

Photo: courtesy Deltree

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