Regional Economic Studies Institute (RESI)
7400 York Road, Fourth Floor
Contact: Julie Knight, Ph.D., Managing Director
The Regional Economic Studies Institute (RESI) has established itself as a leading expert on Maryland's economy. Led by Chief Economist Dr. Daraius Irani, RESI is composed of a diverse group of highly skilled professionals—economists, researchers and student interns—who provide a vast array of economic and policy analysis to state agencies, nonprofit organizations and private-sector firms. RESI dedicates itself to providing the highest level of services while emphasizing an interdisciplinary approach that combines knowledge with technology. As markets, economic factors and public policy are ever-changing, RESI continues to enhance and expand its services and expertise. Some of the core services provided by RESI include forecasting, economic and fiscal impact analysis, and technical writing.