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affordable housing

The Economics of Housing Affordability

June 24, 2022 / Comments Off on The Economics of Housing Affordability

Housing is a crucial aspect of society. Unfortunately, the costs of housing can be so disproportionately high relative to income levels that people simply can’t comfortably afford it. Not only is housing affordability a concern in many US metropolitan areas, it is a concern across the globe. With the large number of individuals and families […]

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Delaware Life Post Covid

August 31, 2021 / Comments Off on Delaware Life Post Covid

ESI Principal and Co-Chair of the firm’s Board of Directors Dr. Richard Voith articulates how cities, towns, and rural areas should brace for lasting changes due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Using three scenarios, Dr. Voith explicates the future of cities by drawing a tangent parallel to Declining Urban Density, Return to “Normal”, and how Policy- and Tech-Savvy Cities Expand Their Reach. Dr. Voith […]

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Recovery Services: Building a Resilient Post COVID-19 Future

March 18, 2021 / Comments Off on Recovery Services: Building a Resilient Post COVID-19 Future

About Econsult Solutions’ team of experienced economists, planners, and policy experts can help build a resilient post COVID-19 future. Our Economic Recovery Planning Services offer sophisticated analysis, strategies for equitable and inclusive growth, and implementable strategies to accelerate recovery. Economic Recovery Strategy and Planning Economic development leaders have seen past plans and strategies upended by […]

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What are the Potential Benefits of Universal Access to Retirement Savings?

December 15, 2020 / Comments Off on What are the Potential Benefits of Universal Access to Retirement Savings?

In Collaboration with Georgetown University McCourt School of Public Policy, Center for Retirement Initiatives.   What are the Potential Benefits of Universal Access to Retirement Savings? An Analysis of National Options to Expand Coverage The Center for Retirement Initiatives (CRI) at Georgetown University engaged ESI to assist the Center in developing an analysis of national […]

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Supporting Governments with Analysis and Insights

November 20, 2020 / Comments Off on Supporting Governments with Analysis and Insights

Recent months have brought unprecedented challenges for governments of all types as they seek to provide safety, prosperity and equity for their citizens. In recent months, ESI’s Government and Public Policy team has worked with our clients across multiple levels of government to help them with both the nuts and bolts and big picture challenges […]

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Perspectives on Economic Development Initiatives and Strategies in the Age of COVID-19

October 9, 2020 / Comments Off on Perspectives on Economic Development Initiatives and Strategies in the Age of COVID-19

How our cities and communities will recover post-COVID-19 is obviously a hot topic. Because ESI and our Senior Advisors have such a wide range of expertise, we wanted to give them a chance to share their perspectives on economic development initiatives and strategies. Participating in this Q&A is ESI’s Senior Vice President and Principal Gina […]

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