Penn IUR Publications

Document Type

Journal Article

Date of this Version

October 1989


Reprinted with permission from Real Estate Issues, Volume 14, Issue 2, Fall/Winter 1989, pages 7-15, published by The Counselors of Real Estate. CRE is a nonprofit professional organization for leading real estate advisors around the world. Visit for more information.

NOTE: At the time of publication, author Lynne B. Sagalyn was affiliated with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Currently February 2007, she is a faculty member in the Wharton School of Business and the School of Design at the University of Pennsylvania.


Economics, Economic Development and Real Estate


The financial payback to the City of Boston from the development of Faneuil Hall Marketplace provides a starting point for analyzing the benefits of public-private downtown project development deals.



Date Posted: 22 February 2007

This document has been peer reviewed.