Joseph M. Giglio

Adjunct Professor

Civil Engineering

  • Phone: (617) 373-4762
  • Office: Room 313, Hayden Hall, Northeastern University, 360 Huntington Ave, Boston, Ma-02115


Professor Giglio’s unique background in business, public policy and finance is rooted in his experience in Wall Street, in management consulting, in government service and in academia.

Journal Articles

“Government’s Role in Creating a Transportation Technology Ecosystem” (with John H. Friar)


“Implementing the Vehicle Infrastructure Integration Vision: Lessons from the Past”


“Financing Intermodal Freight Investments in the United States: Challenges and Opportunities” (with Daniel J. McCarthy)


“Private Toll Roads: Is the Glass One-Quarter Full or Three Quarters Empty?”


“Evaluating a Proposed Micro Credit Program for a Developing Country”


“Market-Based Technology Diffusion”


“America’s Transportation Future”


“Highway Robbery is Alive and Well”



Northeastern University, Class of 1999


Columbia University, Class of 1977


New York University, Class of 1972


Rutgers University, Class of 1967

B.A., Economics


Northeastern University

Executive Professor

Teach Capstone Course: Strategy Decision Making.

From: September 1996 to present

Authored + Edited Books

“Fast Lane to the Future” Hudson Institute, Washington D.C. 1996

“Mobility” Hudson Institute, Washington D.C. 2006

“Driving Questions” Hudson Institute, Washington D.C. 2007

“Judges of the Secret Court” Hudson Institute, Washington D.C. 2008


Awards + Distinctions

Outstanding Professor at the College of Business, Northeastern University 1998 through 2000.

First Inductee into ITSA Hall of Fame


Research Interests

Finance, Deploying Technology and Strategic Decision Making

General / Collaborative Research

Researching a new book project on the origins of the financial and economic crisis.