Idaho Transportation Economics Practicum

EDR Group developed a “hands on” training opportunity for Idaho Transportation Department (ITD) staff to conduct economic impact and benefit-cost analysis within the context of programmatic investment options, economic prioritization models and economic development initiatives. EDR Group staff spent two weeks on the ground with ITD staff as they worked through real-world exercises in transportation economics as they built proficiency in transportation economic methods, tools, and data sources. The practicum culminated with a test exercise in which the ITD staff analyzed several transportation policies and briefed the department's senior leadership on results. After the practicum ITD staff were able to independently perform economic analysis and integrate economics into the agency’s regular business process.

 

Latest Blogposts

Twitter Feed

Now available! APTA's recently released report "Late Shift Workers: Their Needs and the Economy," EDR Group co-auth… https://t.co/174HVgiAc7
RT @APTA_Transit: Late-shift workers are key to keeping the economy running. Providing them with expanded #publictransit options opens new…
RT @FoursquareITP: Yesterday @APTA_Transit published a report we wrote with @EDRGroup - Supporting Late Shift Workers: Their Transportation…
 

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