Fels Senior Research Consultant Dr. Kevin Gillen continues to be the "go-to" housing expert for local and national media outlets. He was recently quoted by both the Wall Street Journal and the Philadelphia Inquirer. Check out the links below to read the full articles.

For the Wall Street...

Tuesday, April 23, 2013

Photo: Late Philadelphia Councilman David Cohen

By Alan Sable, MPA '14, Associate Consultant

If you follow Philadelphia’s ongoing budget battles even casually, you have probably heard it said that Philadelphia...

Thursday, April 18, 2013

By Eric Rabe, Fels Senior Advisor

For instant official and unofficial information on the horrific events in Boston on Monday (4-15-2013) the place to turn was Twitter.

Twitter-ers were sending news of the blasts at the finish line of the Boston Marathon at least ten minutes before...

Tuesday, April 16, 2013

By Eric Rabe, Fels Senior Advisor

Within minutes of reports of an explosion at the finish of today’s Boston Marathon, the Boston police had turned to social media.

Rightly assuming that many of those in the area...

Monday, April 15, 2013

Taking advantage of our prime driving distance from NYC, Fels continued its annual NYC Career Day on March 21st.

Students kicked off the day with group visits to UNICEF and ...

Tuesday, April 9, 2013

By Sam Williford, Associate Consultant (MPA '13)

Illinois has come under fire from local and national news media, as well as rating agencies and bondholders, for its $100 billion unfunded pension liability....

Monday, April 8, 2013

Fels Senior Research Consultant Dr. Kevin Gillen was interviewed by The Philadelphia Inquirer and Axis Philly about housing prices in Philadelphia.

The Inquirer article describes Dr. Gillen as one of the local experts that provides Philadelphia critical information on housing prices. The...

Wednesday, April 3, 2013

"Think "Shark Tank" for public policy: extraordinary ideas for solving contemporary challenges presented to a panel made up of experienced public officials and other experts by top students from highly rated public-administration schools. That would be a pretty...

Tuesday, March 26, 2013

By Tess Mullen, MPA '13

Real estate developers rarely find themselves on the front-lines of the battle to close America’s achievement gap. In Baltimore however, one visionary developer with a passion for education and a desire to do good has found a unique way to support the city’s new...

Monday, March 25, 2013

Plan Philly and the Philadelphia Inquirer recently featured Fels Senior Research Consultant Dr. Kevin Gillen in an online chat about tax delinquent properties in Philadelphia. Dr. Gillen, the region's foremost expert on property values, led a study that  used regression analysis to "isolate...

Monday, March 18, 2013
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