Dan has been the lead or a co-author on a wide range of articles, papers, research reports and strategic plans.

Here is a sample of these publications, grouped by major topic area:
Massachusetts Economy Trends and Key Policy Issues  |  Economic Development-Related Studies and Plans  |  Transportation Economics

Massachusetts Economy Trends and Key Policy Issues

The Promise and Potential of Transformative Transit-Oriented Development in Gateway Cities MassINC (with Ben Forman et al), April 2018

Choosing Massachusetts for Business: Key Factors in Location Decision-Making MassEcon (with UMass Donahue Institute), March 2017

Rebuilding Renewal: An Analysis of State Investment in Gateway Cities and Delivering Transformative Development MassINC (with Ben Forman et al), May 2016

Massachusetts Economic Expansion Strongest Since 2000: Rising Tide is Beginning to Lift More Boats but Challenges Remain MassBenchmarks, (with Bob Nakosteen) 2015

Preliminary Economic Assessment of a Boston 2024 Olympic Games: Impacts, Opportunities and Risks The Boston Foundation (with Mark Melnik), March 2015

Massachusetts Export Trends – Why is the State Missing Out on the Nation’s Recent Export Boom? MassBenchmarks, (with Branner Stewart) December 2014

Retaining Recent College Graduates in Boston: Is there a Brain Drain? Boston Redevelopment Authority (with Alvaro Lima et al), 2014

Cautious Optimism: Massachusetts Economic Recovery and Expansion MassBenchmarks (with Bob Nakosteen) 2014 Volume 16, Issue 1

The Economic Impacts of Sequestration on the Massachusetts Economy Executive Office for Administration and Finance, MassDevelopment, and Massachusetts Life Sciences Center, December 2013

Taking Stock of Gateway Cities – Economic Conditions and Opportunities MassBenchmarks, 2013 Volume 15, Issue 1

Economic and Sustainability Benefits of Boston’s ARRA Investments prepared for the Boston Redevelopment Authority, Research Division, March 2010

Economic Development-Related Studies and Plans

Assessment of Western North Carolina Communities for Potential Coal Impacts North Carolina Department of Commerce, 2017

Town of Auburn – Economic Development Strategic Plan Town of Auburn (MA), April 2017

Appalachian Coal Industry, Power Generation and Supply Chain Appalachian Regional Commission, March 2016

Knowledge Corridor Talent and Workforce Strategy Pioneer Valley Planning Commission, June 2014

Innovation-Based Economic Development Strategy for Holyoke and the Pioneer Valley prepared for the Massachusetts Technology Collaborative, October 2011

Berkshire Advanced Manufacturing Study Pittsfield Economic Revitalization Corporation, September 2013

Pioneer Valley Growth Business Study for a consortium of regional economic development agencies April 2013

Preliminary Market Assessment of Brockton, MA CSX Rail Site prepared for Metro South Chamber of Commerce, September 2013

South Florida Economic Trends Economic Development Research Institute, 2004

New Cornerstone – Economic Vision and Strategy for Florida Florida Chamber Foundation, 2003