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Predicting the Post-COVID World
“Predicting the Post-COVID-19 World: Implications on Business and Economic Development" Webinar Now Available for Viewing
You can now view the latest free video webinar in Business Facilities‘ COVID-19: Response And Recovery Webinar Series, “Predicting the Post-COVID-19 World.”
Bus Transport
New Book on Bus Transport
Glen Weisbrod of EBP is a coauthor of "Bus Transport Demand, Economics, Contracting and Policy," and specifically Chapter 26 on cost benefit and economic impact analysis for transit.
Public Transportation during Pandemic
EBP Helps the Nation’s Public Transit Agencies Assess COVID-19 Pandemic’s Financial Impact
At the request of the American Public Transportation Association (APTA), EBP analyzed how the 2020 COVID-19 pandemic has affected the revenues and funding needs of public transit agencies nationwide.
April 2020 Newsletter
April 2020 Newsletter
EBP Staff to Lead Upcoming TRB Webinar on Transit Data Sharing
On May 13th, 2020, The Transportation Research Board (TRB) will be hosting a webinar entitled "Data Sharing Tips for Public Transportation Agencies," and draws on EBP's research from the recently released "TCRP Research Report 213: Data Sharing Guidance for Public Transit Agencies – Now and in the Future."

EBP's Cecilia Viggiano will be presenting findings, and EBP's Glen Weisbrod will be moderating the question and answer session.

Click on the right side panel for more information and registration.
Naomi Stein
Naomi Stein Presents Webinar on Right-Sizing Transportation Investments
TRB hosted a webinar on Wednesday, March 11, that explored how to right-size transportation investments.
TRB
Now Available: Presentations from the TRB Annual Meeting 2020
EBP (formerly EDR Group) staff members presented on a variety of transportation-related topics at the Transportation Research Board (TRB) 99th Annual Meeting, January 12–16, 2020, at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, in Washington, D.C. The event attracted more than 13,000 transportation professionals from around the world.
Poster
Equity Implications of Future Road Usage Charge Programs
Presented by Jenna Goldberg at the Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting, January 12-15, 2020 in Washington, DC
Presentation
Economic Impact Data Collection at General Aviation Airports
Presented by Steven Landau at the Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting, January 12-15, 2020 in Washington, DC
Presentation
Value Impact Analysis Grant
Presented by Kyle Schroeckenthaler, Edward Brown (Maricopa Association of Governments), Daniel Pallme (Tennessee Department of Transportation) and Catherine Ross (Georgia Institute of Technology) at the Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting, January 12-15, 2020 in Washington, DC
Presentation
Adaptive Right Sizing: Building and Managing a Transportation System to Meet Evolving Needs
Presented by Naomi Stein and Marissa Birtz (HDR) at the Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting, January 12-15, 2020 in Washington, DC
Presentation
Viewing Last-Mile Delivery Behavior though an Economic Lens
Presented by Peter Plumeau at the Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting, January 12-15, 2020 in Washington, DC
Presentation
Data Needs to Support the Economic Contribution of Aviation and Airports
Presented by Steven Landau on January 12, 2020 at the Transportation Research Board (TRB) Annual Meeting 2020 in Washington, DC
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Factors Influencing Shared vs. Private Rides
Presented by Scott Middleton to both the Emerging and Innovative Public Transport and Technologies Committee and the Transportation Demand Management Committee Meeting, at the Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting, January 12-15, 2020 in Washington, DC
January 2020
January 2020 Newsletter
Press Release
Economic Development Research Group (EDR Group) is Now EBP
Boston, MA/January 2, 2020 - Economic Development Research Group (EDR Group), one of the nation's leading firms in infrastructure economics, has a new name: EBP.
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Economic Contribution of the U.S Lead Battery Industry
For Battery Council International (BCI), EDR Group measured the national economic contribution of the U.S. lead battery industry in calendar year 2018.
Mark Sieber in Kazakhstan
Supporting Kazakhstan- Kyrgyz Republic Cross-Border Exchange through an Economic Impact Assessment for a New Road
As part of the Almaty-Bishkek Economic Corridor initiative (ABEC, www.almaty-bishkek.org), Asian Development Bank (ADB) commissioned EBP to conduct an Economic Impact Assessment for a new mountain road crossing the border between Kazakhstan and the Kyrgyz Republic between Almaty and the tourism region Issyk-Kul.

Jonathan Lee
Jonathan Lee Joins EDR Group as Principal
EDR Group, an EBP Company, is proud to announce that Jonathan (Jon) Lee has joined us as a Principal. Jon has 15 years of professional experience in transportation and economics, with a recent focus on public policy.
EDR Group Featured in Stadium Impacts in American City & County Magazine
American City and County Magazine, 2002
On the Grid or off the Grind: Bigger is better
Read the article by Burton A. Weisbrod, and G. Weisbrod, San Francisco Chronicle, Februrary 25, 2001