Business & Economy

  1. Team incentives keep workers from leaving gig jobs February 8, 2023
  2. U-M researchers helping to develop a machine for on-demand N95 mask manufacturing February 7, 2023
  3. U-M forecast: Detroit economy likely to avoid worst effects of national slowdown, see overall growth February 6, 2023
  4. January jobs report shows exceptionally strong labor market, U-M economists say February 3, 2023
  5. U-M startup BlueConduit joins White House partnership to find, remove lead pipes across US January 30, 2023
  6. Growing borrowing costs offset easing inflation January 27, 2023
  7. Anti-Chinese bias harms Asian American businesses, according to new U-M research January 23, 2023
  8. U-M economist explores issues, ramifications around US hitting its debt limit January 20, 2023
  9. Public bank could address Chicago residents’ complaints about private bankers, lenders January 19, 2023
  10. Pakistan’s economic crisis January 17, 2023
  11. Federal Trade Commission cites U-M experts’ research on noncompete clauses January 12, 2023
  12. EV transition will benefit most US vehicle owners, but lowest-income Americans could get left behind January 11, 2023
  13. Healthy job market increasingly matches pre-pandemic employment patterns, U-M economists say January 6, 2023
  14. U-M Surveys of Consumers: Easing inflation pressures lift sentiment December 23, 2022
  15. Michigan maritime: Ports set to grow economy throughout the state December 21, 2022
  16. U-M business experts’ recommendations on ‘insider giving’ incorporated into new SEC rules December 20, 2022
  17. U-M expert shares insights on study finding gap in VC funding for Black founders of startup companies December 15, 2022
  18. Local government fiscal outlook in Michigan a mixed picture: near-term improvement, long-term challenges December 14, 2022
  19. U-M business experts identify 3 fears that make people reluctant to act as leaders December 7, 2022
  20. 75% of unemployed Detroiters expect to return to work soon as unemployment rate drops December 1, 2022