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Matthew Kahn Delivers Keynote Speech At ESI & Drexel’s ‘City and the Environment’ Joint Conference

May 28, 2015 / Comments Off on Matthew Kahn Delivers Keynote Speech At ESI & Drexel’s ‘City and the Environment’ Joint Conference

Drexel’s School of Economics and Econsult Solutions held their first joint conference to discuss topics in urban economic policy. Two panel discussions took place over the course of the afternoon of May 21. The first was on climate change and the housing market, while the second was on sustainability and urban transportation. Seven industry experts […]

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Senior Advisor Greg Heller’s ACT Announces Partnership to Begin Work on Baltimore Food Hub

May 26, 2015 / Comments Off on Senior Advisor Greg Heller’s ACT Announces Partnership to Begin Work on Baltimore Food Hub

Baltimore-based American Communities Trust, a national community development organization that is headed by CEO Greg Heller, an ESI senior advisor, has announced a partnership that will start the deconstruction of a 3.5-acre site that will be the future home of the Baltimore Food Hub in the East Baltimore neighborhood of the city. The beginning of […]

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ESI Releases Economic Impact Analysis of Rutgers University Athletics

May 12, 2015 / Comments Off on ESI Releases Economic Impact Analysis of Rutgers University Athletics

ESI has released its economic impact analysis of Rutgers University athletics and how the university’s athletics programs will continue to evolve into the future as a member of the Big Ten Conference. ESI’s study examined the current operating budgets and facilities of Rutgers’ athletic department and found that, between university and visitor spending, it is […]

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ESI VP Lee Huang featured in Philadelphia Inquirer article on how nonprofit developers help economy in N.J.

May 12, 2015 / Comments Off on ESI VP Lee Huang featured in Philadelphia Inquirer article on how nonprofit developers help economy in N.J.

ESI vice president and principal Lee Huang is featured in a May 10 Philadelphia Inquirer article on how nonprofit developers have contributed to New Jersey’s economy. Huang discussed the numbers ESI found in its analysis of the state’s nonprofit developers. Among the numbers discussed: Over the last 25 years, non profit developers have made a […]

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ESI’s NYC Banking Needs Study Highlighted in DNAInfo Story

May 7, 2015 / Comments Off on ESI’s NYC Banking Needs Study Highlighted in DNAInfo Story

Findings of the New York citywide banking needs study ESI conducted for the city’s department of finance were highlighted in an article on DNAInfo.com. The article focused on the home loan application denial rates ESI found around New York with data from 2013. The average home loan denial rate in the city was 23 percent, but […]

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ESI Releases PECO Economic Impact Study

April 28, 2015 / Comments Off on ESI Releases PECO Economic Impact Study

ESI, in conjunction with the Economy League of Greater Philadelphia, has released a study that examines the economic impacts PECO has on the Greater Philadelphia Region and the commonwealth of Pennsylvania. The study that PECO supports significant economic activity within the Greater Philadelphia Region and the commonwealth of Pennsylvania through the company’s general operations, which […]

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