The New Republic (TNR) recently reviewed Greg Heller‘s new book, Ed Bacon (The City in the Twenty First Century). Greg is a Senior Adviser of Econsult Solutions, Inc., where he consults on economic development and urban reinvestment projects. Robert Moses Redux Our new infatuation with old urban titans. July 11, 2013 By Inga Saffron This year, Gregory L. […]
Who needs the Beach? Philly’s boardwalk on track for 2014
Christine Fisher, PLANPHILLY
July 1, 2013
Schuylkill River Development Corporation (SRDC)’s director of capital programs, Lane Fike, on what’s happening and what to expect next with the ongoing construction and development of the Schuylkill River boardwalk.
In a recent Boston Globe article that examined the idea of regionally focused immigration policy aimed at American cities with population loss, Econsult Solutions Senior Analyst, Adam Ozimek offered his support for the idea. The Case for Regional Immigration A bold new proposal: send American newcomers where they’re needed. July 07, 2013 Leon Neyfakh | Globe Staff […]
The Schuylkill River Development Corporation (SRDC) retained Econsult Solutions, Inc. to provide an estimate of the magnitude and composition of the economic and fiscal impacts associated with SRDC, and to provide an update to a 2005 report that measured the potential impact of proposed projects along the Schuylkill Banks.
“Economics In a Nutshell” – Econsult Solutions, Inc. Senior Advisor Joel Naroff on May industrial production and the producer price index: Fed Taking Foot Off the Gas Too Soon? INDICATOR: May Industrial Production and Producer Price Index KEY DATA: IP: 0.0%; Manufacturing: +0.1%/PPI: +0.5%; Excluding Food and Energy: +0.1% IN A NUTSHELL: “The manufacturing sector […]
Fairmount Capital Advisors, of Econsult Group, recently published their weekly market update on market rates, the municipal market, recent fixed rate deals, and swap rates from June 17, 2013.
Study says Schuylkill Banks projects are an economic engine
>The Potential Economic, Environment, Health, and Quality of Life Benefits of a Fully Connected Waterfront Greenway in Philadelphia (2010)>FULL REPORT
>The Economic Impact of the Schuylkill River Development Corporation Investment (2013)>FULL REPORT
Econsult Solutions, Inc.’s Senior Advisor Gregory L. Heller cited by Ian Duncan in The Baltimore Sun on the creation of the “Baltimore Food Hub”. “It’s mostly weeds that grow in the old industrial lots in East Baltimore, but developers have a plan to turn a collection of tumbling-down buildings at a former water pumping station […]
The Energy Efficient Buildings Hub (EEB Hub) is headquartered in the Philadelphia Navy Yard. EEB Hub (www.eebhub.org) commissioned a study by Econsult Solutions to help identify the extent to which mandated building energy use disclosure in Philadelphia could foster economic activity and other benefits. Here is one of three sample obstacles to success identified in […]