New Jersey

How Does Sea Level Rise Affect Us? Learning from New Jersey

April 5, 2024 / Comments Off on How Does Sea Level Rise Affect Us? Learning from New Jersey

Over the last century, sea levels in New Jersey have risen about 1.4 feet, due to both natural forces and groundwater pumping. The global average has been almost 8 inches. What does this mean for New Jersey residents? The effects of sea level rise will be felt in their daily lives, making coastal flooding more […]

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Higher Education

The Important Contributions of the Member Institutions of the New Jersey Association of State Colleges and Universities

April 28, 2021 / Comments Off on The Important Contributions of the Member Institutions of the New Jersey Association of State Colleges and Universities

ESI was hired to express the impact of the seven member institutions of the New Jersey Association of State Colleges and Universities (NJASCU) on the New Jersey state economy. Together, these member institutions are responsible for a significant amount of economic output, supporting thousands of jobs in the state and generating millions of dollars each […]

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The Positive Impacts of Investments in Camden, NJ on Social Determinants of Health

January 22, 2019 / Comments Off on The Positive Impacts of Investments in Camden, NJ on Social Determinants of Health

After fifty years of social and economic decline, Camden is experiencing a renaissance. The foundation of this turnaround is the partnerships and commitment between state and local governmental entities, business leaders and community stakeholders to develop and implement a holistic strategy focused on improving the city’s fundamental systems. Public safety, education, and neighborhood infrastructure are […]

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Spectrum Gaming Sports Group, Econsult Solutions to Project Economic Impacts of Sports Betting for States, Operators

June 5, 2018 / Comments Off on Spectrum Gaming Sports Group, Econsult Solutions to Project Economic Impacts of Sports Betting for States, Operators

PHILADELPHIA, June 5, 2018 — Econsult Solutions Inc. (ESI), a global leader in economic forecasting, is partnering with Spectrum Gaming Sports Group, a unit of international gaming consultancy Spectrum Gaming Group, to assist governments and gaming operators in projecting the comprehensive economic impacts of legal sports betting. ESI and New Jersey-based Spectrum, which have worked together on multiple […]

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“Mt. Laurel” Affordable Housing Obligations in Mercer County – New Jersey – 2018

March 22, 2018 / Comments Off on “Mt. Laurel” Affordable Housing Obligations in Mercer County – New Jersey – 2018

On March 8, 2018, Mercer County Assignment Judge Mary C. Jacobson issued her opinion on the affordable housing obligations under New Jersey’s “Mount Laurel Doctrine” for two Mercer County municipalities, and by extension, municipalities across the state. The Mount Laurel Doctrine, established by the New Jersey Supreme Court in 1975, holds that municipalities must affirmatively use […]

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Economic Impacts of Proposed Hotel in Hoboken

November 28, 2016 / Comments Off on Economic Impacts of Proposed Hotel in Hoboken

The results of one of our most recent reports analyzing the economic impact of a proposed Hilton Hotel in Hoboken, New Jersey were recently featured in the real estate publication, Jersey Digs. The article revealed that the new hotel would create 700 jobs and generate $21.4 million annually in guest spending. Econsult Solutions, Inc. (ESI) was retained by KMS […]

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