Tripp Umbach has completed more economic impact studies nationwide than any other company

This includes hundreds of customized studies for academic medical centers, colleges and universities, hospitals and health systems, non-profit organizations, research institutes, arts, tourism, and sports initiatives as well municipal economic development plans.
Sound economic modeling and a creative, solutions-based approach distinguish Tripp Umbach. We identify clients’ unique needs and craft one-of-a-kind studies and reports that effectively communicate the metrics and merits of each customized assignment.

ECONOMIC IMPACT CONSULTING SPECIALTIES

ACADEMIC MEDICAL CENTERS
Tripp Umbach is the firm of choice for economic impact studies for academic medical centers.  Over the past 25 years we have completed national studies of every medical school and teaching hospital and customized reports for more than half of all established and newly planned medical schools.  Learn more by reading our recent study completed for The Ohio State University Medical Center.
TOURISM AND SPORTS INDUSTRY

Since our founding in 1990 Tripp Umbach has completed hundreds of economic impact studies in the tourism and sports industry. Our clients include the national parks services, PGA golf events, NFL teams, college athletics and conventions centers. Learn more by reading about our recent study completed for the Western Pennsylvania Conservancy​ on Fallingwater.

SOCIETAL IMPACT STUDIES

We expanded our nationally recognized expertise in economic impact assignments to assess the societal impact of initiatives in community health, economic development, and education. Read about our work with Florida International University’s NeighborhoodHELP program. 

ECONOMIC IMPACT CASE STUDIES

GE Transportation

GE Transportation

GE is an innovative, high-tech infrastructure and financial services company that solves tough global challenges for customers and society. Analysis of the economic impact that GE Transportation has on Northwestern Pennsylvania shows that the total economic impact has grown to $4.7 billion annually.

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Regions Bank

Regions Bank

Regions is a driving force in the economic success of local communities as well as the state of Alabama. This report demonstrates that the Greater Birmingham area and communities throughout the state have felt the growing influence of Alabama’s largest financial institution.

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1501 Penn Avenue

1501 Penn Avenue

Tripp Umbach prepared economic impact analysis to quantify the economic, employment, and government revenue benefits related to the construction and future operations of the proposed mixed-used development at 1501 Penn Avenue in the Strip District of Pittsburgh, PA.

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Tourism Study of Fallingwater

Tourism Study of Fallingwater

Western Pennsylvania Conservancy commissioned a tourism study by Tripp Umbach to quantify the current economic impact associated with Fallingwater on the region as well as projected impacts in 2025 that include assumed increased visitation occurring due to the World Heritage site designation.

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