Penn IUR Publications


Sidney Wong

Document Type

Technical Report

Date of this Version

February 2006


Sidney Wong was a faculty member in the Department of City & Regional Planning, University of Pennsylvania, from 2000 to 2007.


Economics, Economic Development and Real Estate, Land Use, Infrastructure and Transportation


This report examines the fiscal structure of Hopewell Township and its regional school district, and develops various types of demographic multipliers. It offers a concise discussion of methodologies of fiscal impact study. Using an improved average cost method and case studies, this report provides an assessment of the net fiscal effects of three proposed residential projects. It provides a discussion of the impacts of age-restricted development.



Date Posted: 05 May 2006