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Book: Coping with Economic Adversity: Regional Economic Resilience and Public Policy.

Coping with Adversity addresses the question of why some metropolitan-area regional economies areresilient in the face of economic shocks and chronic distress while others are not. It is particularly concerned with what public policies make a difference in whether a region is resilient.


Cornell University Press. Publication date November, 2017

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Natural Gas Intelligence, June 7, 2017: Williams touts northeast supply project Link.

NetworkWorld and ITWorld, June 5, 2017: Hill and his research on the Internet of Things, Industry 4.0, and Manufacturing 5.0 was the focus of an interview. Link.

Canton Suburbanite, May 26, 2017: Future of Akron-Canton Airport. Link.

The Atlantic, May 15, 2017: The men who take “women’s” jobs. 

Crain’s Cleveland Business, March 26, 2017:Performance of manufacturing in Akron. Link.

Crains Cleveland Business, March 23, 2017: Coverage of my keynote address at the Summit County’s manufacturing workforce convening. Link.

AP Cincinnati Enquirer, February 13, 2017: Kasich: Enough with the Rustbelt. Link.

Crains Cleveland Business, February 5, 2017: MLB All-Star game could be an economic homerun for Cleveland. Link.

Midwest Energy News, February 2, 2017: Covered Hill’s research on the Ohio electricity market, "Gas industry, manufacturers push back on efforts to re-regulate Ohio electricity markets,” Link.

Columbus Dispatch, January 26, 2017: Trump may slap a 20% tax on Mexican exports. Link.

Canton Repository, January 16, 2017: Eight years of Barack Obama: Economic savior but … Link.

Crains Cleveland Business, January 8, 2017: Will Trump’s policies help manufacturing gears turn? Link.

Columbus Dispatch, January 8, 2017: Foreign policy likely to mar Obama’s legacy despite economy gains. Link.

Natural Gas Intelligence, January 8, 2016: Ethane cracker site being cleared, investment decision still uncertain. Link.

Technical Report: Thomas, Andrew, William Bowen, Edward Hill, Adam Kanter, Takeyoung Kim, Electricity Customer Choice in Ohio: How competition has outperformed traditional monopoly regulation. Northeast Ohio Public Energy Council, January 2017

Columbus Dispatch, November 27, 2016: Trump trade talk more likely to bring recession than jobs. Link.

WOSU, November 23, 2016: What is a sanctuary City, And will Columbus be one? Link.

Toledo Blade, Many Trump foes eager to see him act on NAFTA: But economists warn against protectionism. November 20, 2017. 

Columbus Dispatch November 17, 2016: Coverage of my work on the cost of the electricity generation market re-monopolizing in Ohio: Link.

Crains Cleveland Business, November 16, 2016: Coverage of my November Speech on the manufacturing workforce. Link.

The Atlantic, November 10, 2017: Post-election analysis of the American Rustbelt: “Democrats do not have an easy answer for the Rustbelt." Link.

Columbus Dispatch, November 10, 2016: Will Trump’s victory be good for Ohio business? It all depends, Link.

Akron Beacon Journal: October 28,2016: Free trade a top issue. Link.

National Public Radio, WKSU, October 26, 2016: Trade Ranks High Among Ohio Voter Concerns, This WKSU report on trade and the election was picked up nationally. Link.

Toledo Blade, October 10, 2016: Quoted extensively in 2-part series on the impact of trade on the domestic auto industry: Part 2, Employment for life fades as NAFTA blamed. 

Toledo Blade, October 9, 2016: Part 1, Many lament job loses as auto work moves to Mexico. Link.

Cincinnati Enquirer, September 28, 2016: On the blame governor’s get for the economic performance of their states. Link.

CBS Radio News, September 21, 2016: Explaining Ohio’s presidential politics. Link.

Crains Chicago Business: August 1, 2016: Interview with Hill, How to shake off the rustbelt label for good. 

NextCity Magazine, July 18, 2016: Cleveland 2016 RNC May Be the Convention That Future Host Cities Measure. 

CBS Radio News MarketWatch, July 15, 2016: As GOP Convenes, A Tale Two Clevelands. Link.

Toledo Blade, May 22, 2016: FirstEnergy rate plan gets retooled.

Hill, Edward W. 2014. "Introduction" In The Road through the Rust Belt: From Preeminence to Decline to Prosperity, William M. Bowen, ed. Kalamazoo, MI: W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research, pp. 1-6. 

Kathryn W. Hexter, Edward W. Hill, Brian A. Mikelbank, Benjamin Y. Clark, et al.. "Revitalizing Distressed Older Suburbs" (2011) 

Edward W. Hill, Jim Samuel and Fran Stewart. "Driving Ohio's Prosperity - Recommendations" (2009)

Pamela Blumenthal, Harold Wolman and Edward W. Hill. "Understanding the Economic Performance of Metropolitan Areas in the United States" Urban Studies Vol. 46 Iss. 3 (2009) 

Harold Wolman, Edward W. Hill, Pamela Blumenthal and Kimberly Furdell. "Understanding Economically Distressed Cities" Retooling for Growth (Washington, DC: Brookings Institution Press) (2008)

Harold Wolmam, Edward W. Hill, Patricia Atkins, Pamela Blumenthal, et al.. "States and their Cities: Partnerships for the Future" (2007)

Hill, E. W., & Brennan, J. (2005). America's Central Cities and the Location of Work. Journal Of The American Planning Association, 71(4), 411-432.

Edward W. Hill and Iryna Lendel. "Did 9/11 change Manhattan and the New York Region as Places to Conduct Business?" Iss. urban_facpub (2005)

Edward W. Hill and Jeremy Nowak. "Policies to Uncover The Competitive Advantages of America's Distressed Cities" Urban competitiveness (2002) 

Hill, Edward W. and Jeremy Nowak, Wanted: A Camden Exit Strategy, Philadelphia Inquirer. 

Patricia Burgess, Ruth Durack and Edward W. Hill. "Re-Imaging The Rust Belt: Can Cleveland Sustain The Renaissance?" Imaging the city (New Brunswick, NJ: CUPR Press, 2001): 95-117. (2001)

Hill, Edward W. and Jeremy Nowak, Cities That Have Forgotten Their Regional Economies: Strategies for America's Distressed Cities, Greater Philadelphia Regional Review (Fall 2000): 8-11.