MEDIA ADVISORY
UNH Professor Available to Discuss Economic Impact of the Closure of the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard

Contact: Lori Wright
603-862-0574
UNH Media Relations

Date: May 13, 2005



Ross Gittell, professor of management and the James R. Carter Professor at the University of New Hampshire Whittemore School of Business and Economics, is available to discuss the economic impact of the closure of the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard. On Friday, the Department of Defense released its list of recommended base closures, which includes the shipyard.

Gittell can be reached at 603-862-3340 or ross.gittell@unh.edu.