Chaddick Institute for Metropolitan Development

Chaddick in the News

A sampling of recent initiatives that have attracted media attention: Click here for a summary of highlights of recent Chaddick programs and events.

Associated Press:  Professor Schwieterman's Comments to the AP on the Severity of the CTA Blue Line Derailment at O'Hare

SouthtownStar: Coverage of Professor Schwieterman's Analysis on the Costs and Benefits for the Great Lakes/Chicago Waterway Separation

The Associated Press: Professor Schwieterman's Comments on the 100th Anniverary of Commercial Air Travel

The Associated Press: Increase in Bus Ridership During Holiday Travel

Reuters: Coverage of Our Tech Study on Lifting the FAA Ban on Electronics

Houston Chronicle: Comments to Associated Press About Benefits of New Runway at O'Hare Airpot (October 17, 2013)

Philly.com: Bus Travel is Picking Up, Aided by Discount Operators (August 7, 2013)

ABC News (TV Spot): http://abclocal.go.com/wls/story?section=resources/lifestyle_community/food/restaurants&id=9140656  (June 15, 2013)

The Hill: Study: 105 million hours of productivity lost due to FAA electronic devices ban (June 4, 2013)

ABC News: Millions of productivity hours lost due to FAA gadget ban (June 3, 2013)

USA Today: Tablet use soars among U.S. airline passengers (May 22, 2013)

The New York Times: Another Study Takes a Shot at F.A.A.’s Gadget Ban (May 22, 2013)

Chicago Tribune: Cost has Metra Leery of Wi-Fi (May 14, 2013)

Bloomberg: Stranding at 17 Below Zero Uncovers Gap in U.S. Bus Rules (April 2, 2013)

The Wall Street Journal: At Least the Price Is Right (March 29, 2013)

Chicago TribuneEthnic Groceries Now on the Map in DePaul Study (March 20, 2013)

International Business Times: Discount Bus Lines Like Megabus And Even Greyhound Are ‘Building Empires’ Across America As Intercity Travel Booms (January 12, 2013)

Planetizen: Young Millennials and Reborn Downtowns Bring Buses Back (January 10, 2013)

Bloomberg News: Megabus, BoltBus Overcome U.S. Stigma With Cheap Travel (January 6, 2013)

Charlotte Observer: Crackdown on safety helps motor coach companies thrive (January 7, 2013)

Pittsburgh Post Gazette: Megabus is accelerating growth for intercity buses: Riders attracted by low cost, amenities (January 2, 2012)