×

Warning

JUser: :_load: Unable to load user with ID: 62

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport

hartsfield.jpgThe City of Atlanta, Dept. of Aviation, has relied on EDR Group (with HNTB) to conduct a series of economic studies for Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport.  The airport plays a crucial role as a driver of economic development in the southeastern United States. In addition to the residents of metro Atlanta and the state of Georgia, the airport delivers wider economic benefits to the regional southeast of the United States. In the most recent study, EDR Group calculated that the airport generates almost 449,000 jobs for the Metro-Atlanta region and produces $58.2 billion in business revenues.

The economic analysis reports have covered three core subjects:

  • A broad study of the economic impact of the entire airport on the metro area (defined by the 28-county Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia Metropolitan Statistical Area - MSA), state and region. However, the 2013 study also analyzed the economic impacts of the Piedmont Atlantic MegaRegion (select counties in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, Tennessee, and all of South Carolina)
  • Development and application of a new economic analysis tool for current and future use by the airport. The analytic tool is used for estimating the Airport's current contribution to the Atlanta regional economy and how it will change with shifts in operations, passengers and cargo services at the Airport. The model calculates direct economic impacts based on values of airport activity that are entered and changed.
  • An air cargo analysis. In 2005, 2009, and 2013, EDR Group also included intensive air cargo analyses which evaluated the metro area, the state, and the Piedmont Atlantic MegaRegion.

Read the 2013 Report 

Read the 2009 Report 

Read the 2005 Report 

Atlanta Hartsfield International Airport

Latest Blogposts

Twitter Feed

Dispatches from the Consortium for Scenario Planning 2019 Conference https://t.co/zG6uOehft5
Now available - Economic Impact of San Francisco International Airport 2019 https://t.co/afxtg1KmiP https://t.co/FySWsilNlI
EDR Group, an EBP Company, is proud to announce that Jonathan (Jon) Lee has joined the firm as a Principal.… https://t.co/qOphraaheL
 

Telephone: 1-617-338-6775 - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

© 1997-2019 Economic Development Research Group, Inc; 155 Federal St. 6th Floor, Boston, MA 02110 USA