By Kathryn McCarthy, MPA '15, Associate Consultant 

In line with the need for the President to bring the nation up to speed on the State of the Union, it is important to bring attention to the current projects and new developments of the Fels Consulting team. While the State of the...

Tuesday, January 28, 2014

Congratulations to the Finalists in the 2014 Penn Public Policy Challenge!

In front of four panels of local leaders and esteemed Fels Institute of Government graduates, ten teams competed on Monday, January 27, in the Semi-Final round of the 5th...

Tuesday, January 28, 2014

This past month, the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) reached a $131 million settlement with Merrill Lynch regarding allegations the firm mislead investors with its collateralized debt obligations (CDO).

Fels alumnus Thomas Shupe...

Friday, January 17, 2014

A new report by Fels Senior Consultant Kevin Gillen and Westrum Development CEO John Westrum was the topic of a real estate piece in the Philadelphia Business Journal. Using a newly constructed development as their case study, the authors analyzed the impacts of Philadelphia’s 10-year...

Thursday, January 16, 2014

Where are you from? I grew up in the northern Philadelphia suburbs. Growing up nearby to Philadelphia, I benefitted from the proximity to the city, as my family brought me to museums, parks, and events.

What were you doing prior to coming to Fels? Prior...

Tuesday, January 14, 2014

In a recent Philadelphia Inquirer piece, Fels Senior Research Consultant Kevin Gillen was quoted about online real estate database Zillow’s new...

Tuesday, January 14, 2014

By Alan Sable MPA '14, Associate Consultant

Philadelphia City Council is poised to pass an historic land bank bill that supporters tout as a long awaited solution to Philadelphia’...

Tuesday, December 10, 2013

The Philadelphia Inquirer quoted Fels Senior Consultant Dr. Kevin
Gillen on the changing real estate market in Philadelphia's Point Breeze neighborhood and on the impact of location on the housing market.

You can read the Point Breeze article...

Tuesday, December 10, 2013

Join us in celebrating the first-ever Fels Spirit Week from December 2 - December 7, 2013!  Each day for a week, you'll have different opportunities to demonstrate the strength of our thriving community.

 

 

 

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Tuesday, November 26, 2013

Where are you from? I like to say I'm from Eastern Pennsylvania since I grew up in Scranton and spent my high school years in the Lehigh Valley. It's that intimate connection with Pennsylvania, strengthened by my university years in Philadelphia at Drexel, that is the foundation...

Tuesday, November 19, 2013
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