Covid-19 Update


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. 

Beasley, Corinne

Corinne Packard Beasley

Senior Advisor

Background & Experience

Corinne Packard Beasley is a Clinical Assistant Professor at the NYU Schack Institute of Real Estate and a Lecturer at the University of Pennsylvania and brings experience in both government and private development to her teaching, which is focused on public-private development and post-catastrophe revitalization.  Ms. Packard is the former Vice President of Development at the Hudson Yards Development Corporation, which is the City entity charged with spearheading the implementation of the Hudson Yards development program, which includes the extension of the No.7 Subway Line, the redevelopment of the MTA Railyards, as well as other development sites between roughly 30th Street and 42nd Street, west of 8th Avenue.  Prior to working at HYDC, Ms. Packard was a Vice President of the Financial Services division of the New York City Economic Development Corporation, where she structured City incentives and discretionary capital investments in real estate and economic development projects throughout the five boroughs, including Atlantic Yards and Coney Island.  Prior to joining NYCEDC, Ms. Packard worked in real estate finance at Capital Trust, a publicly traded real estate investment trust in New York focusing on high-yield debt investments in real estate assets and operating companies; and in real estate acquisitions at Heitman, a real estate investment management company.  Ms. Packard graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with a BA in Urban Studies and Real Estate Development and a Masters in City Planning.  Ms. Packard is a member of the ULI national Public-Private Partnership Council and served as the Co-Chair of ULI’s Post-Sandy Task Force.

Areas of Expertise

  • Economic Development
  • Real Estate Financial Analysis
  • Public Financial Incentives
  • Public-Private Partnerships
  • Large-Scaled Mixed Use Urban Development