Maureen McCaffrey: Managing Planning and Development of Capital Projects at MIT, and Leading CREW Boston

By Boston Real Estate Times CAMBRIDGE, MA—Although Maureen McCaffrey manages planning and development of capital projects in MIT’s Cambridge commercial real estate portfolio, don’t get surprised if you hear her “break into song” with the slightest trigger of a word or phrase. “One out of every hundred people find it amusing! Keeping with the music theme, I […]

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John A. Volpe National Transportation Systems Center / Skidmore, Owings & Merrill

by Paula Pintos The John A. Volpe National Transportation Systems Center was founded in 1970 to advance transportation innovation for the public good, and its new building in Cambridge, Massachusetts—designed and engineered by SOM—furthers this critical mission. Conceived as a vertical campus, this building brings the entirety of the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Volpe Center under one […]

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Fed Officials Shift Tone But Remain Wary of Markets’ Aggressive Rate Cut Bets

By Steve Matthews and Catarina Saraiva Federal Reserve officials shifted their tone this week, inching closer to the conversation markets have long been having: When will the central bank begin cutting interest rates? A litany of policymakers — including six who will vote on policy next year — indicated in recent days that they were comfortable with keeping rates […]

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