Effective Monday, March 16, 2020 and until further notice, Econsult Solutions is having staff members work from home. This form of “social distancing” has been implemented with the safety of our staff and the community at large in mind. We have instituted all necessary remote-working features and remain open for business, hard at work on current engagements and eager to hear how we can support your needs.
These are extraordinary times. The global pandemic has reached every aspect of every life in every corner of the world. More than ever, ESI stands ready to apply economics, strategy, and insight to help you move forward. Be on the lookout for additional content on our blog, Present Value. Together we will emerge stronger and wiser.
Econsult Solutions, Inc. (ESI) was retained in 2015 by the New York City Department of Finance to perform an assessment of the city’s financial and banking needs.
This assessment evaluates how well banks that do business with New York meet the financial and banking needs of the city. It was designed to inform the city about its needs regarding home lending, small business lending and bank branch locations to determine if those needs are being met and low and moderate – income communities have fair access to these important financial products and services. This report includes data that was analyzed by the ESI team, as well as information collected at various public meetings in each of New York’s five boroughs. Among the assessment’s findings: