Business & Economy

  1. Michigan economy going strong, US holding up—but inflation vexes and adds volatility to U-M forecast May 17, 2024
  2. Housing crisis in Michigan: Report explores who owns, rents, has no home; examines racial gaps May 16, 2024
  3. Oakland County economy logs nearly full recovery from pandemic, with more growth in forecast May 8, 2024
  4. More local officials see relevance of electric vehicle planning, cite costs of preparation May 1, 2024
  5. U-M research reveals overlooked factor driving China’s real estate crisis April 30, 2024
  6. U-M experts explore increasing social responsibility, diversity in professional and college sports April 29, 2024
  7. Consumer sentiment holds steady amid renewed concerns over high prices April 26, 2024
  8. Women caregivers are stressed: Transportation infrastructure could help April 25, 2024
  9. TikTok: U-M experts available as the clock ticks on social media sale or ban April 25, 2024
  10. Could automation, electrification of long-haul trucking reduce environmental impacts? April 22, 2024
  11. Climate change will increase value of residential rooftop solar panels across US, study shows April 19, 2024
  12. Survey finds rare bipartisan agreement on housing issues among US voters April 15, 2024
  13. NFL Draft in Detroit: U-M experts available to discuss April 15, 2024
  14. Raising the minimum wage? Study using US tax data finds more gain than pain April 2, 2024
  15. U-M’s Ford School of Public Policy to host Stacey Abrams, other policymakers and scholars April 2, 2024
  16. Employees keep home distractions at bay by using their working memory March 28, 2024
  17. Sentiment holds steady amid confidence in slowing inflation March 28, 2024
  18. New Michigan poverty map identifies needs related to education, food insecurity, affordable housing March 25, 2024
  19. Batter up (or not): Pro baseball players with longer contracts don’t always work as hard March 21, 2024
  20. White men who experience workplace harassment become allies of diversity efforts March 21, 2024