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This past month, President Barack Obama announced the nomination of Gustavo Velasquez ('99) for the position of Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity in the US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

Velasquez most recently served as the Executive Director...

In December 2013, all twenty-nine members of the Fels Institute of Government Master of Public Administration (MPA) Class of 2015 worked together to produce ...

Internet has enabled a whole new category of companies, including Uber and Lift car sharing, Airbnb rent-a-room, and eBay, that have been dubbed the “sharing economy.” A recent report from Airbanb states that in the last year they generated over $600 million in economic activity in New York...

We have all heard the adage that small businesses are the engine of our national economy and create most of our new jobs from countless politicians.  However, we’ve known for 35 years that it’s not so much small firms that create jobs, but in fact new firms.  We call these startups. In...

The Philadelphia Business Journal cited a Fels study on the effects of Philadelphia's 10-year real estate tax abatement by Fels Senior Consultant Dr. Kevin Gillen in advocating for facts and not suppostion to drive the debate.

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