Cost-Benefit Analyses

How City Government can be More Like Investment Banking

August 16, 2019 / Comments Off on How City Government can be More Like Investment Banking

To Be or Not To Be: An Investment Banker There is a reason investment bankers have private jets and drive Range Rovers–they make good investments, and make a lot of money off those great investments. Investment bankers, whether they are investing in companies or real estate, conduct meticulous due diligence and financial analysis before investing […]

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Richard Voith

September 28, 2017 / Comments Off on Richard Voith

Richard Voith Ph.D. is a Founding Principal of Econsult Solutions Inc. (ESI) and Research Fellow of the University of Pennsylvania Institute for Urban Research (Penn IUR). Dr. Voith is a widely published expert in real estate economics, transportation, and applied microeconomics. He oversees a wide variety of projects in the realm of housing, labor markets, […]

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Stephen P. Mullin

September 27, 2017 / Comments Off on Stephen P. Mullin

As Co-Chair of the Econsult Solutions (ESI) Board of Directors, Stephen Mullin provides expertise to clients in the fields of economic development, public finance, policy analysis, real estate, energy, and business and government strategies. Mr. Mullin served as President since the firm’s inception and is now guiding strategic planning and development of the firm for […]

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Ian Bowen

September 25, 2017 / Comments Off on Ian Bowen

Ian D. Bowen is a Director at Econsult Solutions, Inc. Ian joined Econsult Corporation in June 2011, for its Summer Research Assistant program, and has been with Econsult ever since. Ian is experienced in econometric analysis and forecasting, input-output modeling, fiscal impact analysis, pro forma financial analysis, index construction, technical report writing, and various tools […]

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Ethan Conner-Ross

September 25, 2017 / Comments Off on Ethan Conner-Ross

Ethan Conner-Ross is a Senior Vice President and Principal of Econsult Solutions, Inc. (ESI). Mr. Conner-Ross joined ESI in 2014 as a Director. His practice areas include public policy, transportation, tourism, economic development, and strategic planning. He is an experienced project leader who brings cross-disciplinary skills and a public sector perspective to his engagements. Mr. […]

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DOT to Award $500 Million in TIGER Grants in 2017

September 12, 2017 / Comments Off on DOT to Award $500 Million in TIGER Grants in 2017

DOT is planning to award $500 million worth of grants to states for infrastructure construction projects. The grants will be awarded on a competitive basis to projects that will be selected from applications from state and local governments. Since 2009, the TIGER grant program has provided nearly $5.1 billion to 421 projects in all 50 states, the […]

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