Moving Cities: Denver

March 4, 2016 / Comments Off on Moving Cities: Denver

Last spring, people from around the world came to Denver for the 4/20 celebration of the one year anniversary of Colorado’s decision to make marijuana use legal. The 4/20 event was one that could not have been dreamed about 25 years prior. Yet there have been remarkable things happening in Denver. The formerly sleepy downtown […]

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Moving Cities: Bangkok

February 26, 2016 / Comments Off on Moving Cities: Bangkok

This is the first post of a series titled Moving Cities, which is dedicated to exploring the vast diversity of cities and how their transit systems shape them. It will examine the organizational structure of transit in relation to the city, the economics of the transit system and the role of the transit system in the […]

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Philadelphia’s Triumphs, Challenges and Opportunities

December 14, 2015 / Comments Off on Philadelphia’s Triumphs, Challenges and Opportunities

ESI Director, Ethan Conner-Ross and ESI President and Principal, Richard Voith collaborated with Susan Wachter, professor at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, to publish a white paper for the Penn Institute for Urban Research (Penn IUR). Titled, “Philadelphia’s Triumphs, Challenges and Opportunities“, the paper highlights the historic trends that led to Philadelphia’s […]

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