Comprehensive Economic Impact Analysis: Pennsylvania’s Military and Defense Installations

Research Team:

  • Sabina Deitrick, PhD, URA, UCSUR, Principal Investigator
  • Chris Briem, URA, UCSUR, Regional Economist
  • Colleen Cain, PhD, URA, UCSUR, Project Manager and Research Scientist
  • Elizabeth Monk, URA, UCSUR, Researcher
  • Michael Blackhurst, PhD, URA, UCSUR, Research Scientist


Funder: Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

Period:  1/3/2017 – 2/28/2017

Description: A research project that addresses the need for Pennsylvania to better understand the economic and strategic value of its military installations regionally and nationally and their ties to Pennsylvania industry.