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U-M Economists: New Models See Coronavirus Induced Recession

U-M economists predict, that unless a positive turnaround occurs, a recession is more than likely, and they urge measures to be taken to protect those who have been most negatively impacted. March 20, 2020. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #Business #GovernmentandPolitics #Finance #Economics #COVID-19 ​​​​​​​​​


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Coronavirus outbreak highlights inequities in health care, employment systems

U-M poverty scholar H. Luke Shaefer discusses how the COVID-19 pandemic will affect hourly workers and families with low wages and how the healthcare system disproportionately helps wealthier people in the U.S. March 17, 2020. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #InstituteforSocialResearch #HealthandWellness #GovernmentandPolitics #Poverty #InfectiousDiseases #COVID-19 #HLukeShaefer ​​​​​​​​​​


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Rabe Addresses the Feasibility of Electric Vehicle Proposals

Public Policy Professor Barry Rabe discusses how the U.S. transitioning to electric cars would impact Michigan's economy, and what policy changes will need to happen to help make this transition. March 17, 2020. # #PublicPolicy #web-article #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #GovernmentandPolitics #Business #Technology #Economics #Michigan #ElectricCars #BarryRabe ​​​


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Bama Athreya and Sandy Levin: Integrating and Enforcing Labor Rights in Trade

U-M Ford School of Public Policy hosted Bama Athreya and Sandy Levin to discuss human rights and free trade in the U.S. March 2, 2020. #60+mins #PublicPolicy #video #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #GovernmentandPolitics #Politics #FreeTrade #LaborRights ​​​​​​​​​


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Is the New Social Consciousness of American CEOs Always a Good Thing?

Michigan Ross Professor Andy Hoffman discusses the central ideas in Marc Benioff’s new book and the dangers of relying on business to improve society. February 25, 2020. #5-15mins #Business #web-article #MichiganRossSchoolofBusiness #GovernmentandPolitics #SocialCampaigns #Politics #SocialResponsibility #AndyHoffman ​​​​​​​​​


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In the Hill, Javed Ali Lays Out Concerns for Intelligence Agency

U-M Ford School Towsley Foundation Policymaker in Residence Javed Ali shared his thoughts in a "The Hill" post about changes in the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI). February 27, 2020. # #PublicPolicy #web-article #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #GovernmentandPolitics #Politics #2016Election #Policy #Government #JavedAli ​​​​​​​​​​


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Former White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough Visits the Ford School

U-M Ford School of Public Policy hosted Denis McDonough, former White House Chief of Staff for President Obama for a conversation about immigration and foreign policy with Ford Professor John Ciorciari. February 28, 2020. #60+mins #PublicPolicy #web-article #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #GovernmentandPolitics #Society #Immigration #Economics #ForeignPolicy #JohnCiorciari ​​​​​​​​​​


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Americans are Drowning in a Sea of Polls

U-M Center for Political Studies Research Professor Michael Traugott authors an article discussing the increasing coverage on poll performance over candidates' policies and platforms. February 25, 2020. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #TheConversation #GovernmentandPolitics #election #Media #MichaelTraugott ​​​​​​​​


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Environmental Justice Community Panel

School for Environment and Sustainability hosts prominent environmental activists from Detroit for a panel discussion on the progress they have made in the city and the work that still needs to be done to ensure environmental justice. February 18, 2020. #30-60mins #EnvironmentandSustainability #video #schoolforenvironmentandsustainability #GovernmentandPolitics #ClimateChange #Activism ​​​​​​​


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Lantz Contributes to National Academies Advisory Report for "Healthy People 2030"

U-M Ford School of Public Policy professor Paula Lantz contributed to National Academies advisory report for "Healthy People 2030." February 12, 2020. # #PublicPolicy #web-article #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #GovernmentandPolitics #HealthandWellness #HealthBehaviorandHealthEducation #Research #PaulaLantz ​​​​​​​​​