Business & Economy

  1. Economy expected to improve but remain distressed May 29, 2020
  2. Social media executive order: U-M experts can discuss May 28, 2020
  3. Deerfield commits up to $130M to commercialize drug discovery at the University of Michigan May 27, 2020
  4. More than 4 in 10 Detroiters have lost jobs during pandemic May 26, 2020
  5. Priti Shah: Feeling fatigued from Zoom? Give your brain a break May 21, 2020
  6. Rick Neitzel: 5 steps employers, employees need to take to reopen businesses May 20, 2020
  7. Eviction case filed for 1 in 6 rental units in Michigan May 20, 2020
  8. Divorce drives early withdrawal from retirement accounts May 19, 2020
  9. U-M economists sharing forecast, government revenue estimates with Michigan lawmakers May 15, 2020
  10. Detroit housing shortage, evictions set stage for COVID-19 housing crisis May 12, 2020
  11. Richard Curtin: Pandemic’s impact on economic behavior May 8, 2020
  12. Jason Pogue: Operation Warp Speed targets a COVID-19 vaccine by January; much still unknown May 8, 2020
  13. Delivery robots help Ann Arbor restaurants weather COVID crisis May 8, 2020
  14. Jerry Davis: COVID-19 era offers proving ground for new business models—for better or worse May 6, 2020
  15. Economic woes create more marital disagreements May 4, 2020
  16. Michigan poverty map shows economic security by county May 4, 2020
  17. Jagadeesh Sivadasan: Reopening economy poses challenges and risks, might not achieve intended aims May 1, 2020
  18. Jagadeesh Sivadasan: Government aid helps counteract COVID-19’s economic damage, more could be needed April 30, 2020
  19. Ravi Anupindi: COVID-19 shocks food supply chain, spurs creativity and search for resiliency April 29, 2020
  20. Local farms, stores fill gap for groceries April 29, 2020