Universities and Hospitals

Economic Impacts of Rutgers Athletics and Future Implications of the Big Ten

May 6, 2015 / Comments Off on Economic Impacts of Rutgers Athletics and Future Implications of the Big Ten

Econsult Solutions, Inc. (ESI) was retained to conduct an economic impact analysis of Rutgers University athletics as the department continues to evolve in the Big Ten Conference, which the university officially joined in 2014. Among ESI’s findings: In 2014-15, Rutgers Athletics spent $67 million on its programs and debt service. This figure is anticipated to increase […]

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Rowan University’s Impact on its Host Communities

April 30, 2015 / Comments Off on Rowan University’s Impact on its Host Communities

Econsult Solutions, Inc. was retained by Rowan University to perform a study to determine the impact of the university on its host communities. The purpose of this report is to extend the analysis in ESI’s 2015 report The Statewide Economic Impact of Rowan University, and to consider the extent to which Rowan makes positive contributions […]

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Rowan University’s Statewide Economic Impact

February 16, 2015 / Comments Off on Rowan University’s Statewide Economic Impact

Econsult Solutions, Inc. (ESI) was retained by Rowan University in Glassboro, N.J. to perform a study to determine the economic impact of the university to the state of New Jersey. The study, entitled “The Rise of Rowan University as a Regional and Statewide Economic Engine,” used established input-output economic models that considered Rowan’s $440 million […]

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Rehabilitating the Prentice Women’s Hospital Building

May 14, 2014 / Comments Off on Rehabilitating the Prentice Women’s Hospital Building

Northwestern University is proposing to demolish the Prentice Women’s Hospital Building, in the Streeterville neighborhood of the City of Chicago in Cook County, Illinois, to build new research space at that site. The National Trust for Historic Preservation, however, counter-proposes the construction of the desired research space at an adjacent location that is controlled by […]

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The Economic Impact of Drexel University

May 14, 2014 / Comments Off on The Economic Impact of Drexel University

Located in the University City District of Philadelphia, Drexel University is a comprehensive private research university with nearly 25,000 students.  Drexel is comprised of 14 schools and colleges, including schools of law, medicine, engineering, and business. Offering over 100 academic programs and a unique co-operative education program, Drexel has emerged as a top-tier university. Econsult […]

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Survey of the Current and Potential Impact of Local Procurement by Philadelphia Anchor Institutions

May 13, 2014 / Comments Off on Survey of the Current and Potential Impact of Local Procurement by Philadelphia Anchor Institutions

The City of Philadelphia is home to numerous world-class universities and health systems. They are significant contributors to the local economy. They are often referred to as “anchor institutions,” in that their identity is inextricably linked to that of their geographic location. They are known for their commitment to and partnership with their immediate neighborhoods and the City […]

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