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Michigan Leaders Worried About Possible Effects of Next Recession

Thomas Ivacko, Interim Director of Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy at the Ford School of Public Policy, found Michigan leaders are concerned about the impact a recession could have on state and local government. October 30, 2019. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #GovernmentandPolitics #Society #Economics #Politics #Michigan #Thomas-Ivacko


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U-M Surveys of Consumers: Confidence Depends on Favorable Job, Income Prospects

U-M Economist Richard Curtin discusses the results of a recent economic survey showing that survey respondents saw an increase in personal income and that overall consumer sentiment remains high, yet consumers expect slowing job growth going forward. October 25, 2019. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #Society #Career #Economics #Finance #BernieDeGroat #RichardCurtin


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The Hidden Rules of Race: Barriers to an Inclusive Economy

President of the Center for Community Change Action, Dorian Warren, will give a lecture regarding his book "The Hidden Rules of Race: Barriers to an Inclusive Economy." #60+mins #SocialWork #Lecture #schoolofsocialwork #Society #Economics #Poverty #DorianWarren ​​​​​​​​

 11-01-2019 | 12:00 PM - 01:30 PM ET


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Lowering National Debt is as Easy as 1, 2, $4.95 billion!

The Ford School's Practical Policy Engagement Program held a workshop focusing on the difficulties of decreasing the national debt. September 24, 2019. #5-15mins #PublicPolicy #web-article #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #GovernmentandPolitics #Society #Economics #Policy ​​​​​​​​


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U-M Surveys of Consumers: Confidence Rebounds

U-M Surveys of Consumers Director Richard Curtin explains the uptick in consumer confidence due to the financial strengthening of middle-income households. September 27, 2019. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #Business #Economics #RichardCurtin ​​​​​​​


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Deardorff Analyzes Strength of Economy in MLive

Public Policy professor Alan Deardorff et al. examines how the state of Michigan has been impacted by the economy under President Trump. September 11, 2019. #5-15mins #PublicPolicy #web-article #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #GovernmentandPolitics #Society #Economics #Michigan #AlanDeardorff #JulieMack ​​​​​​​​​​


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Too Many Bank Mergers Can Cause Problems, But a Michigan Ross Professor Proposes Some Innovative Solutions

Michigan Ross Professor Jeremy Kress weighs in concerning the numerous amount of bank mergers, and the negative effects it has on middle and lower income areas and families. September 10, 2019. #5-15mins #Business #web-article #MichiganRossSchoolofBusiness #Society #Economics #JeremyKress ​​​​​​​


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New Tariffs Pose Threat to Confidence

U-M Surveys of Consumers Director Richard Curtin explains the possible decline in consumer confidence, and resulting decrease in spending, due to the high tariffs imposed on Chinese goods. August 2, 2019. #5mins #web-article #MichiganNews #Business #Government/Politics #Economics #Finance #Security #TradeWar #RichardCurtin


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Computerized Investing: Asset Allocation and Mutual Funds

#60+mins #universityofmichigan-other #In-PersonCourse #osherlifelonglearninginstitute-U-Michigan #Business #Economics #Finance #investment #Event ​​​​​​​​​

 09-23-2019 09:30 AM - 10-28-2019 11:00 AM ET


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Finance for Everyone: Smart Tools for Decision-Making

Want to learn how to think clearly about important financial decisions and improve your financial literacy? Finance for Everyone will showcase the beauty and power of finance. This introductory finance course will be a gateway into the world of finance and will examine multiple applications to apply to your everyday life. Join us to better understand how to apply frameworks and tools to make smart financial choices. You will be able to value the impact of different choices available to...