|As a new year begins, we reflect on some of the highlights of the past year and look forward to what's in store for us in 2016.
ESI released an economic impact study that finds the Sunoco Logistics Mariner East projects are expected to add up to $4.2 billion to Pennsylvania's economy, supporting more than 30,000 jobs during the construction period and approximately 300-400 permanent jobs.
In May 2015, ESI and Senior Advisor Joel Naroff were appointed as NJBIA's Economic Advisors and have since issued monthly economic updates and quarterly reviews on key economic issues that help NJBIA formulate policy and enhance the state's economy.
ESI's published a report for the Parkway Council revealing that Parkway Council member institutions generate over $620 million in economic impact annually in the Philadelphia region.
In Glassboro, Camden and Stratford, Rowan is stimulating vast private investment, creating jobs, boosting real estate markets and offering a wide range of services to the public including medical care, education and arts & entertainment.
Philadelphia was named as the first world heritage city in the U.S. ESI was commissioned by Global Philadelphia to determine the economic Impact of Philadelphia becoming a World Heritage City.
ESI quantified the impacts of SEPTA's proposed extension of the Norristown High Speed Line to King of Prussia. The analysis revealed that the extension would result in the addition of 17,000-29,000 new employees in King of Prussia over 20 years.