Peter Angelides, Ph.D., AICP
Dr. Peter Angelides is principal of Econsult Solutions, Inc. (ESI) and a member of the teaching faculty at the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Angelides, who is trained in both economics and city planning, applies critical economic thinking to complex projects in real estate, economic development, transportation, tax policy, valuation and litigation. Projects often require multiple areas of expertise and Dr. Angelides uses his broad experience to bring multiple perspectives to bear on an issue. He has assisted clients in many industries, including real estate development, transportation, local and regional government, affordable housing, gaming, utilities, health care and insurance.
Prior to joining ESI, Dr. Angelides was a vice president and director at Econsult Corporation. Additionally, he was a director in the Philadelphia office of PricewaterhouseCoopers and an economist at Charles River Associates and Putnam Hayes & Bartlett in Washington, D.C. He evaluated market competitiveness in merger and rate-setting proceedings before several federal regulatory agencies, estimated the economic impacts from private investment, set prices for intellectual property, evaluated the impact of technology licensing agreements and calculated damages in numerous commercial disputes. He has held planning and development-related positions at Wallace Roberts and Todd, the Central Philadelphia Development Corporation and the Philadelphia City Planning Commission.
Dr. Angelides teaches courses in the areas of urban economics, public finance and infrastructure investment at the University of Pennsylvania in the Department of City and Regional Planning and at the Fels Institute of Government.
He also serves as a board member or in another contributing role for several civic and professional organizations, including the Design Advocacy Group, the Historic Preservation Task Force, PenTrans, The Urban Land Institute, the Transportation Research Board and the American Institute for Certified Planners, and the Racquet Club of Philadelphia.
Dr. Angelides is a board member of: