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VW Diesel Scandal Cost German Carmakers Plenty

U-M Research Seminar in Quantitative Economics Director Gabriel Ehrlich discovers that the Volkswagen (VW) diesel scandal not only significantly reduced VW sales, but also negatively impacted all German automakers and their affiliates. July 31, 2019. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #Business #Society #Automotive #Statistics #Global #Sustainability #GabrielEhrlich ​​​​​​​​​​​


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US-China Environment and Sustainability Forum

School for Environment and Sustainability to host the US-China Environment and Sustainability Forum, a detailed look at the environmental progress made by both countries and the work that still needs to be done. #60+mins #Environment/Sustainability #Lecture #schoolforenvironmentandsustainability #Environment/Sustainability #GovernmentandPolitics #ClimateSciences #ClimateChange #Asia #Global

 10-01-2019 | 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM ET


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Journey with Contemporary Writers from Around the World

#60+mins #universityofmichigan-other #In-PersonCourse ​​​ #ArtsandCulture #osherlifelonglearninginstitute-U-Michigan #Literature #TheatreandDrama #Global #Poetry #Event ​​​​​​​

 09-16-2019 12:00 PM - 12-16-2019 01:30 PM ET


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American Dialogue

#60+mins #In-PersonCourse #osherlifelonglearninginstitute #GovernmentandPolitics #Society #Policy #Diversity,Equity,andInclusion #Global #OLLI

 09-25-2019 01:00 PM - 11-06-2019 03:00 PM ET


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How Your Diet Contributes to Nutrient Pollution and Dead Zones in Lakes and Bays

School for Environment and Sustainability Professor Emeritus Donald Scavia authors a study surrounding farm-based conservation programs and its ability to improve nutrient management, offering possible solutions for “dead zones” and harmful algal blooms. July 11, 2019. #5-15mins #EnvironmentandSustainability #web-article #schoolforenvironmentandsustainability #EarthandEnvironmentalScience #Global #Policy #Pollution #DonaldScavia ​​​​​​​​​


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Tariffs Have Modest Negative Impact On Confidence

U-M Surveys of Consumers Director Richard Curtin finds that references of implemented tariffs have negatively impacted consumer confidence. Despite this finding, there's still no strong evidence of an upcoming recession. May 31, 2019. # #webarticle #MichiganNews #GovernmentandPolitics #Business #Economics #Global #ForeignAffairs #InternationalBusiness ​​


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Susan Waltz Testifies Before the Committee on Foreign Affairs

Ford School of Public Policy Professor Susan Waltz testifies before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, warning about the potential of U.S. arms falling into the wrong hands, if policy allows for more guns to be sold abroad. March 29, 2019. # #PublicPolicy #web-article #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #Government/Politics #Society #Global #GunControl #InternationalAffairs #SusanWaltz ​​​​​​​​​​


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Dutch Memorial Day: Maintaining Colonial Innocence by Excluding People of Color

U-M Director of Dutch and Flemish Studies, Annemarie Toebosch, discusses Dutch Memorial Day and why Indonesia has faced its history of decolonization, but the Netherlands has not, further examining the issues of inclusion in the Dutch-language area. May 3, 2019. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #TheConversation #Government/Politics #Global #History #Inequality #Military #AnnemarieToebosch ​​​​​​​​​​​


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An International Effort Launches to Determine Best CO2 Utilization Technologies

Global CO2 Initiative at U-M Director Volker Sick and Professor of Engineering Victor Li partner with the European Climate-KIC to develop better carbon dioxide capture and utilization technologies, reducing greenhouse gases. April 16, 2019. #5mins #Engineering #web-article #MichiganEngineerNewsCenter #Science/Technology #Environment/Sustainability #ClimateSciences #CivilEngineering #Sustainability #Global #VolkerSick #VictorLi


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Musician Yo-Yo Ma Reflects on the Impact of Life's Variations

The University Musical Society interviews Yo-Yo Ma as he reflects on his schooling, career, and constant variations of life and music. March 1, 2019. #5mins #web-article #UniversityMusicalSociety #ArtsandCulture #Career #Music #PerformingArts #Global #YoYoMa ​​​