December 11, 2013
Bloustein Dean James W. Hughes described the ongoing reinvention of New Jersey’s commercial real estate market by players who recognize that the changing nature of work, technology and employee demographics are powerful forces upsetting the status quo. According to Hughes, some are selling millions of square feet of office space, while others are bulldozing existing structures to the ground (rather than undertaking extensive, cost-prohibitive retrofits) as a prelude to creating mixed-use developments. Many are being planned to include high-density housing accessible to mass transit. R/ECON Director Nancy Mantell presented short- and long-term economic forecasts for New Jersey and University Professor Joseph J. Seneca, also of the Bloustein School, addressed national economic trends.
April 19, 2013
Superstorm Sandy: Unanticipated Realities and Post-Surge Responses. Welcome Remarks by James Hughes; Ralph Izzo, President & COO, PSE&G; Anne Strauss-Wieder, A. Strauss Wieder, Inc; New Jersey Forecast by R/ECON Director Nancy Mantell; Closing Discussion by Joseph J. Seneca.
November 9, 2012
New Jersey’s Healthcare and Pharmaceutical Healthcare Industries: Prospects and Problems (Dean J. Paranicas, President and CEO, HealthCare Institute of NJ ) and Asset Transfer of the University of Medicine and Dentistry and Rutgers: Status and Economic Impact (Christopher Molloy, Ph.D., R.Ph., Interim Provost of Biomedical and Health Science and Professor II of Pharmacology and Toxicology)Agenda
April 18, 2012
Rutgers Forecast: New Jersey ‘Decisively’ Comes out of Recession but Still Trails Nation in Several Economic IndicatorsNews Release
October 26, 2011
What’s Putting the Brakes on New Jersey’s Weak Economic Recovery? Rutgers economist cites national, international woes with slowing rebound
April 18, 2011
Whither New Jersey’s Economy? R/ECON Program Features Forecast, Promising Business InitiativesNews Release
November 3, 2010
New Jersey’s Economic Recovery ‘Just Inching Along’. Rutgers economist cites contraction in public jobs sector among factors slowing state’s comeback.
April 22, 2010
Can They Get Along Together? R/ECON’s April 22 Earth Day Conference Examines Relationship Between Environment and New Jersey Economy.
October 29, 2009
Recession’s Effects Will Linger in New Jersey for Much of Next Decade, Rutgers Economist Predicts
July 16, 2008
Rutgers Economist Sees Mild Recession Ahead for New Jersey