SELECTED MEDIA MENTIONS:

Voice of America: Pittsburgh's Renewal Draws a New Wave of Immigrants, by Kane Farabaugh; 24 September 2009

Der Westen (Germany): Pittsburgh, Symbol für wirtschaftlichen Wandel, by Thomas Spang; September 24, 2009;

Washington Post:  Pittsburgh Shows How the Rust Belt Can Be Polished Up, by Alexi Moustrous; September 24, 2009

NPR/Morning Edition: G-20 Summit Lets Pittsburgh Show Off City After Steel. Scott Horsley;  September 24, 2009.

Financial Times:  New Industries More than Eds and Meds, by Sarah Murray; September 23, 2009

Los Angeles Times:  With G-20, Pittsburgh gets its 15 minutes. by Bob Drogin; September 23, 2009.

Daily Mail (UK): CITY FOCUS: Pittsburgh, a city which was reborn in the USA, by Sam Fleming; September 23, 2009

Bloomberg:  Pittsburgh’s Economic Revival, Bond Debt Offer Lessons to G-20. By Michael Mckee. September 22, 2009. 

NPR Marketplace.  Pittsburgh shakes off its rust and grows. By Rico Gagliano; September 22, 2009

Financial Times: Obama's exemplar: from depressed steel town to diversified economy, by Justin Baer; Sept. 21, 2009

Financial Times: A Pattern Emerges, by Chris Giles; September 20, 2009

Portfolio.com: Reborn Pittsburgh’s Moment in the Sun, by Kris Mamula; September 21, 2009

The Economist Cities and their deficits: Staring into the abyss; May 28, 2009

Hamilton (Ontario) Spectator :Hamilton: More than steel, TVO panel says city will rebound and diversify; May 22, 2009

Panel Interview: The Agenda with Steve Paikin. Hamilton Without Steel, TV Ontario; May 21, 2009

San Diego Union-Tribune: Pittsburgh fans' loyalty stronger than steel, by Tim Sullivan; January 11, 2009

Interview: OnQ, WQED TV, Pittsburgh, PA; November 6, 2008.

Forbes : America’s Melting Pots on Ice, by Lauren Sherman; September 23, 2008.

CNN.com: Economy on the mind of PA Voters. April 14 and April 22, 2008

Bloomberg Radio: Interview: On the Economy with Tom Keene; April 22 2008.

ARD - German Public Radio: Gebeutelt von der Globalisierung Wirtschaft dominiert Pennsylvanias Vorwah;  April 2008

PBS - The Newshour with Jim Lehrer:  Economy Weighs on Minds of Pittsburgh Voters.(Video); April 21, 2008

Le Monde : Pittsburgh, ex-"steel city", a su s'adapter après la crise sidérurgique et attire les jeunes; April 21, 2008

PBS - Nightly Business Report : Economic Choices 2008 – Housing and Pennsylvania; April 18, 2008

NPR - All Things Considered: McCain Calls for Suspending Federal Gas Tax (Audio) ; April 15, 2008.

Wall Street Journal: Driving Hard for Keystone Prize. by Kris Maher and Timothy Aeppel; March 31, 2008

New York Times : As Deaths Outpace Births, Cities Adjust, by Sam Roberts and Sean D. Hamill; March 18, 2008

New York Times : Economic Picture Is Mixed in Pennsylvania, by Katharine Q. Seelye and John M. Broder; Mar. 8, 2008

Pittsburgh City Paper: Interview, by Chris Potter; August 23, 2007

Time Magazine: Homeward Bound, by Dan Kadlec; April 12, 2007,

The Economist: How Now Brown Town, September 14, 2006.

Seattle Post-Intelligencer: Commonalities of Seattle, Pittsburgh, by Bill Virgin; January 26, 2006

Stateline: Baby boomers augur old age, new needs, by Christine Vestal; October 2005

Brand Eins(Germany):  Open for Innovation Episode 3: Pittsburgh. by Steffan Heuer; May 2005

The Rustbelt, Again.  Part One of Global 3.0. American RadioWorks, American Public Media.

Slate: The Big Sandy: Obscure Economic Indicators Pt. 4, Central Appalachian Coal Futures,  by Daniel Gross;   September 10, 2004

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Profile: Optimistic Contrarian, by Clarke Thomas;  June 2, 2004

New York Times: Penguins Take Precipitous Fall From the Top, by Joe Lapointe; February 5, 2004.

Philadelphia Inquirer: When it Comes to the Economy, Nothing is Always True, by Andrew Cassel; October 28, 2002.

Philadelphia Inquirer: Pa. will be more like rest of U.S., by Andrew Cassel; October 4, 2002