Economic Development Research Group, Inc. is proud to announce the hiring of Paul Bingham as Vice President, tohead the firm’s growing Trade and Logistics practice. Mr. Bingham brings a wide range of experience and depth in international trade analysis, economic forecasting and in-depth understanding of the factors influencing the rapidly changing global logistics challenges faced by businesses, ports, transportation service providers and governments. He joins EDR Group after serving as Economics Practice Leader at CDM Smith. Previously he was Managing Director for Global Commerce and Transportation at IHS Global Insight.
With the addition of Bingham to the firm’s management team, the company will expand its already strong position of experience and skills assessing the impacts of freight infrastructure investments on supply chains, logistics and the entire economy. “We are excited to have Paul join EDR Group, as his expertise will enable us to pursue a new focus on maritime trade, port development strategy and global trade,” according to Glen Weisbrod, President of EDR Group. “Paul will also anchor EDR Group’s growing West Coast practice.”
About the Firm. Economic Development Research Group, Inc. is a leading provider of consulting advisory and planning services in the field of transportation infrastructure and economic evaluation. The firm is also parent of TREDIS Software, which provides economic data and evaluation tools for transportation organizations and service providers.