Business & Economy

  1. Yashar Niknafs: U-M alum launches startup, pivots from prostate diagnostics to COVID-19 testing June 16, 2020
  2. Handal & Iglesias-Rios: Essential but expendable? Protecting farm workers during COVID-19 June 11, 2020
  3. Businesses speaking out on racism, societal ills must show and tell June 10, 2020
  4. Rachael Kohl: U-M law clinic meets high demand for unemployment benefit assistance June 8, 2020
  5. Jun Li: Pandemic roils retail landscape, spurs innovations June 4, 2020
  6. Economy expected to improve but remain distressed May 29, 2020
  7. Social media executive order: U-M experts can discuss May 28, 2020
  8. Deerfield commits up to $130M to commercialize drug discovery at the University of Michigan May 27, 2020
  9. More than 4 in 10 Detroiters have lost jobs during pandemic May 26, 2020
  10. Priti Shah: Feeling fatigued from Zoom? Give your brain a break May 21, 2020
  11. Rick Neitzel: 5 steps employers, employees need to take to reopen businesses May 20, 2020
  12. Eviction case filed for 1 in 6 rental units in Michigan May 20, 2020
  13. Divorce drives early withdrawal from retirement accounts May 19, 2020
  14. U-M economists sharing forecast, government revenue estimates with Michigan lawmakers May 15, 2020
  15. Detroit housing shortage, evictions set stage for COVID-19 housing crisis May 12, 2020
  16. Richard Curtin: Pandemic’s impact on economic behavior May 8, 2020
  17. Jason Pogue: Operation Warp Speed targets a COVID-19 vaccine by January; much still unknown May 8, 2020
  18. Delivery robots help Ann Arbor restaurants weather COVID crisis May 8, 2020
  19. Jerry Davis: COVID-19 era offers proving ground for new business models—for better or worse May 6, 2020
  20. Economic woes create more marital disagreements May 4, 2020