Current Projects

For over 70 years, Fels has worked hand in hand with clients at the local, state and national level on over 1,400 projects to strengthen the impact of the public sector.  This section includes information about some of the projects in which we are currently involved.

  • The Annual Report of US States is a student-led effort to analyze the sustainability of state spending with respect to important fiscal issues, including health care, pensions, and education.  Fels was responsible for examining factors such as unemployment rates, federal spending, deficits, and surpluses.
  • Beyond the Website: The Early Implementation of the Affordable Care Act in Pennsylvania is a comprehensive report written by the members of the Fels Institute of Government Master of Public Administration (MPA) Class of 2015, on various aspects of the implementation of the Affordable Care Act.
  • Community Learning Center (CLC),  a literacy nonprofit serving low-income adults in Philadelphia, is working with Fels Consulting to develop a strategic plan based on a strong vision and direction for the future of CLC.
  • Greater Philadelphia Area Housing Reports are quarterly documents by Senior Advisor Kevin Gillen on housing prices throughout the Delaware and Lehigh Valleys. These reports highlight four areas, the City of Philadelphia, the Philadelphia Region, the Jersey Shore and the Lehigh Valley.  
  • Leading in a New Age is a world-class executive education experience customized for the challenges faced by Workforce Investment Board executives.  This nine-month program will guide participants in solving a pressing challenge or pursuing an important opportunity their organization is facing.