About JDP Econ

About JDP Econ


May 2015 - Yes, we went mobile. All sites of JDP Econ have moved to be completely mobile compliant by the end of May 2015. Thanks for your patience as we make these changes at jdpecon.com, americasbesthistory.com, and statgeekbaseball.com.

November 2014 - Completed study of historic fielding in baseball, culminating in the publication of the book, Fields of Gold, Baseball's Best Glove Work.


JDP ECON develops Economic Decision Models and Independent Feasibility Study Reports on challenging systemic issues, including a focus on international attendance dynamics, world's fairs, expositions, and Major League Baseball. Founded in 1987 as a general accounting and business consulting firm, JDP ECON now includes our new focus, our Publishing Division, which develops books on economics, history, baseball, as well as leisure imprints.


Some of our projects have involved a wide range of study participants, including the World's Fair Decision Model Project, that has involved some of the major player in the expo field over the last thirty years, including ... Study Participants include ...

Alan Abel, Journalist, National Post; Toronto, Canada.
Ted Allan, Glasgow, Scotland, Former President of the Bureau of International Exhibitions.
Victor Atiyeh, Portland, Oregon, Governor of Oregon, 1980-1988.
Jim Brandt, New Orleans, U.S.A., President of the Bureau of Government Research.
Joo-Kyun Choi, Seoul, South Korea; President of the Korean Horticultural Association.
Leonard Levitan, New York, U.S.A.; Levitan Design Group, Master Planners.
Vincente G. Loscertales; Secretary-General, Bureau of International Exhibitions, Paris, France.
Fred Lounsberry, Executive Vice President, Universal Studios, Florida. National Chairman, Board of Directors, Travel Industry Association.
Red McCombs, C.E.O./Owner, Minnesota Vikings, National Football League.
James Ogul, Special Projects Director, USIA, U.S. Treasury/State Departments.
Jock Phillips, Heritage Group, New Zealand Department of Internal Affairs.
Ira Reed, Professor of Political Science, Chairman Public Affairs Program, Reed College, Washington, D.C.
Bob Rogers, IMAX/Holivision Developer with Walt Disney Co.; President BRC Imagination Arts.
Elizabeth Willis, Senior Curator, Australian Society Program, Museum Victoria, Melbourne, Australia.

For Full List of Study Participants.

History of America

Check out our partners at America's Best History for the history of the United States. Great for students of history or just those that want to find out a little more about the whats, when, wheres, and how of heritage tourism.

Baseball Stat Books

  • Baseball History
  • Stat Geek Baseball, the Best Ever Book

    Stat Geek Baseball, the Best Ever Book. Some of the most unique info on the Best Ever in baseball you'll get anywhere! The Best Yankee! The Best Red Sox! The Best of Every Team!

  • Fields of Gold, Baseball's Best Glove Work
  • Fields of Gold, Baseball's Best Glove Work

    The newest book in the Stat Geek Baseball universe. Fields of Gold, Baseball's Best Glove Work. It's what the Best Ever Book was for hitting and pitching, but now a detailed look at the Best Fielders in Baseball History, including best position players for every team, and best overall for every position