To introduce prospective users to PI+ and TranSight, and to assist current users in getting the most out of their models, we frequently conduct seminars throughout the United States, as well as other countries. Each seminar is conducted by members of our staff of experienced economists and includes current topics regarding economic development and model improvements.
Guest presenter: Scott Nystrom, Senior Consultant, FTI Consulting
The Trump administration’s intentions towards climate change policy are unclear, and its commitment to the long-term emissions reductions goals of the Paris Agreement is uncertain. Therefore, many states are taking their own initiative to address these issues. Lawmakers in Oregon are weighing a cap-and-trade program, which limits emissions and allows emitters to trade allowances.
Policy in the Trump Era: National, State, and Regional Economic Impacts, Washington, D.C.
June 15, 2017 - June 16, 2017
The Trump administration has triggered a seismic shift in federal policy, by proposing new approaches to energy, regulation, spending, and infrastructure investments. The new direction has raised many questions for federal and state decision-makers about the future of public policy.
REMI Amherst Conference: Policy in the Trump Era - Energy, Economy and the Environment
June 22, 2017 - June 23, 2017
The Trump administration has triggered a seismic shift in federal policy, in particular with regards to energy and the environment. The new direction has raised many questions for federal and state decision-makers about the future of energy policy, environmental regulations, and the related economic implications.
REMI Transportation and Economic Development Conference
July 20, 2017 - July 21, 2017
The Trump administration is promising significant investments in transportation and infrastructure, and signaled an important role for public-private partnerships in financing its plans. The new direction has raised many questions for federal and state decision-makers about infrastructure and transportation prioritization, and how the investments interact with economic development and long-term changes in technology.