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) Bus Travel is Picking Up, Aided by Discount Operators (August 7, 2013)

ABC News (TV Spot):  (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)