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John D. Ciorciari quoted in Phnom Penh Post article, "Jurisdiction key in 003 fight" teaser image
Jun 23, 2011
John D. Ciorciari was quoted in a Phnom Penh Post article on the conflict over the limits of jurisdiction in the[...]
Dean Yang interviewed by American Public Media's Marketplace, "In Mozambique, subsidy curbs spark worries" teaser image
Jun 16, 2011
Dean Yang was interviewed about food subsidies in Mozambique on American Public Media's Marketplace, which is carried[...]
John D. Ciorciari quoted in International Business Times article, "Sino-Vietnamese tensions boil over South China Sea" teaser image
Jun 10, 2011
John D. Ciorciari was quoted in an International Business Times article about rising tensions between Vietnam and China[...]
Michigan Radio highlights new study by Susan M. Dynarski, Brian A. Jacob teaser image
Jun 08, 2011
A new study by Susan M. Dynarski and Brian A. Jacob was highlighted on the University of Michigan's NPR station,[...]
Two Ford School student-athletes named Spring 2011 Academic All-Big Ten Honorees teaser image
Jun 06, 2011
Two Ford School undergraduates were named to the Spring 2011 Academic All-Big Ten Team. Mary Grace Pellegrini, a member[...]
May 31, 2011
Dear Alumni and Friends, Earlier this month, I traveled to Washington, DC to celebrate the unveiling of a new statue at[...]
2011 Ford School graduates celebrated at commencement ceremonies, open house teaser image
May 31, 2011
The 2011 University of Michigan commencement activities brought a long-awaited glimpse of spring to Ann Arbor, and[...]
Stephanie Chang, Diana Flora named 2011 David Bohnett Foundation Leadership and Public Service Fellows teaser image
May 31, 2011
The Ford School is pleased to announce our 2011 David Bohnett Foundation Leadership and Public Service Fellows,[...]
May edition of 'the Ford School feed': Ford School Spirit Day, President Ford statue dedication on Capitol Hill, 2011 Charity Auction, charter school research, and more teaser image
May 31, 2011
The latest edition of the Ford School feed, an email news source for alumni and friends of the school, arrived in[...]
Call for nominations: Neil Staebler Distinguished Service Award teaser image
May 31, 2011
The Ford School Alumni Board is now accepting nominations for the 2011 Neil Staebler Distinguished Service Award . The[...]
CLOSUP's Tom Ivacko pens guest column for The Center for Michigan's electronic newsletter teaser image
May 27, 2011
The Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy's Tom Ivacko wrote a guest column for The Center for Michigan's[...]
Matthew Davis quoted in Science News about bacterial meningitis, vaccines teaser image
May 25, 2011
Matthew Davis was quoted in a Science News article, "Bacterial meningitis keeps falling: Vaccinations cut cases nearly[...]
Barry Rabe quoted in Inside EPA's Clean Energy Report about greenhouse gas reduction programs, renewable portfolio standards teaser image
May 24, 2011
Barry Rabe was quoted in an Inside EPA's Clean Energy Report article called "Economic Benefits Seen As Basis For[...]
John Ciorciari quoted in Voice of America article, "Legitimacy of Tribunal at Stake: Legal Observers" teaser image
May 24, 2011
John Ciorciari was quoted in a Voice of America article about political pressures on the UN-backed Khmer Rouge Tribunal[...]
Shobita Parthasarathy promoted to tenured associate professor of public policy teaser image
May 24, 2011
The Ford School is proud to congratulate Shobita Parthasarathy on her promotion to an associate professor of public[...]
Richard L. Hall interviewed on NPR's Morning Edition about Mitt Romney's health care speech teaser image
May 13, 2011
Richard L. Hall was interviewed on NPR's nationwide broadcast of Morning Edition about Mitt Romney's recent health care[...]
John Ciorciari quoted in Phnom Penh Post about Khmer Rouge tribunal jurisdictional debate teaser image
May 12, 2011
John Ciorciari was quoted in a Phnom Penh Post article about the jurisdictional debate between the co-prosecutors of[...]
Three Science, Technology, and Public Policy affiliates awarded American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Fellowships teaser image
May 12, 2011
Three Science, Technology, and Public Policy (STPP) students/researchers have been awarded the 2011 American[...]
Kathleen Mogelgaard (MPP '04) presents at U-M "Sustainability in Public Policy" event teaser image
May 11, 2011
Ford School alum Kathleen Mogelgaard (MPP '04) presented at a University of Michigan Alumni Association Lifelong[...]
Aronoff, Nuszkowski (both MPP '03) selected as 2011 American Marshall Memorial Fellows teaser image
May 11, 2011
Jeffrey Aronoff and Lisa Nuszkowski (both MPP '03) were selected as just two of forty-six 2011 American Marshall[...]
Susan M. Dynarski, Brian A. Jacob receive grant to study Michigan's charter schools teaser image
May 05, 2011
Susan M. Dynarski and Brian A. Jacob received a $250,000 grant from the Smith Richardson Foundation to study charter[...]
Elisabeth R. Gerber pens Detroit Free Press op-ed about Michigan's brownfield, historic tax credits teaser image
May 04, 2011
Elisabeth R. Gerber , Chris Miller (DDA director and economic development coordinator for the city of Adrian), and[...]
President Gerald R. Ford memorialized in U.S. Capitol teaser image
May 04, 2011
A bronze statue of Michigan-native President Gerald R. Ford was dedicated in the U.S. Capitol on Tuesday. Ford, the[...]
David Harding's research on youth violence referenced in CBS Detroit article teaser image
May 03, 2011
Research by David Harding's was referenced in a CBS Detroit news story called "Unmasking Youth Violence." Harding's[...]
Research by Robert Axelrod highlighted in Defense Systems article about network security's weak links teaser image
May 02, 2011
Research by Robert Axelrod was highlighted in a Defense Systems article called, "The wetware problem: Humans still the[...]
Kathryn M. Dominguez quoted in Sunday Business Post Online article, "Dollar only heading one way: down" teaser image
May 01, 2011
Kathryn M. Dominguez was quoted in the Sunday Business Post Online in an article about the decreasing value of the U.S[...]
Joe Schwarz cited in Detroit Free Press column about Governor Synder's approach to governing teaser image
May 01, 2011
Joe Schwarz was cited in a Detroit Free Press column called, " Brian Dickerson: A pragmatist's radical vision—Rick[...]
Brian A. Jacob quoted in Crain's Detroit Business article, "Snyder's plan stirs battle on teacher metrics: Education groups want flexibility for districts" teaser image
May 01, 2011
Brian A. Jacob was quoted in a Crain's Detroit Business article about Governor Snyder's plan to change Michigan's[...]
Dean Yang receives grant to study subsidies, savings programs in Mozambique teaser image
Apr 29, 2011
Dean Yang received a grant from the University of Wisconsin and USAID to conduct field experiments in Mozambique. His[...]
Ford School BA student wins undergraduate research paper competition teaser image
Apr 29, 2011
A research paper by Tommaso Pavone (BA '11) took first place in the 2011 Inter-University Consortium for Political and[...]
Regents extend Paul N. Courant's appointment as University Librarian, Dean of Libraries teaser image
Apr 29, 2011
During their April meeting, the University of Michigan Regents extended Paul N. Courant's appointment as University[...]
Nearly $14,000 raised during 2011 Class Giving Campaign teaser image
Apr 27, 2011
The 2011 Class Giving Campaign—"One Ford. One Community. One Pledge." —has ended with tremendous results, raising a[...]
Brian A. Jacob research cited in Wall Street Journal blog about local, short-term effects of gun shows teaser image
Apr 27, 2011
Research by Brian A. Jacob was cited in a Wall Street Journal Ideas Market blog called, "Gun Shows Don't Increase Crime[...]
Accounting for growth teaser image
Apr 26, 2011
Susan M. Collins and co-author Barry P. Bosworth, both senior fellows at the DC-based Brookings Institution, will[...]
A thinner blue line teaser image
Apr 26, 2011
David Thacher explores the growing gulf in public safety between haves, have-nots. Flint and Ann Arbor, Mich., are[...]
Sharpening a powerful anti-poverty tool teaser image
Apr 26, 2011
Development economist Dean Yang wields "gold standard" research design to boost the impact of the wages migrants send[...]
State & Hill's Spring 2011 issue explores international economics, development, and growth teaser image
Apr 26, 2011
This issue of the Ford School's State & Hill presents a suite of articles on international economics, development,[...]
Two Ford School doctoral students recognized for exceptional dissertations teaser image
Apr 26, 2011
Christopher Roberts (PhD '10) has been honored with Rackham's top doctoral award for his dissertation, "Exploring[...]
Undergrad covers big-time sports between Ford School classes teaser image
Apr 26, 2011
Writing concise policy memos was no sweat for Nicole Auerbach (BA '11), who covered U-M basketball, hockey and, in 2010[...]
Economist Jan Svejnar advises post-Soviet Bloc countries teaser image
Apr 26, 2011
Professor Jan Svejnar, the son of a prominent development economist, was forced to fee his home when the Soviets[...]
PhD student 'becomes the demand' teaser image
Apr 26, 2011
Understanding labor patterns in rural Malawi Jessica Goldberg understands the precepts of labor economics well enough[...]
Michigander finds new reasons to love Detroit teaser image
Apr 26, 2011
Last summer, life-long Michigander Mynti Hossain (MPP '11) won a competitive internship with the Detroit Economic[...]
John Ciorciari quoted in Time about uptick in violence in Thai-Cambodian border dispute teaser image
Apr 25, 2011
John Ciorciari was quoted in a Time article called "Deadly Clashes as Thai-Cambodian Temple Tensions Reignite." The[...]
Susan M. Dynarski makes recommendations for federal Pell Grant reform teaser image
Apr 18, 2011
Susan M. Dynarski weighed in on the Pell Grant debate by signing a letter with recommendations for how Congress, in an[...]
Ford School Green Clean Day encourages reuse, recycling teaser image
Apr 15, 2011
On the last day of the U-M's spring break, while the building was still quiet, 31 Ford School staff and faculty members[...]
Ford School BA student Zachary Berlin is editor-in-chief of student-run magazine teaser image
Apr 14, 2011
Ford School undergrad Zachary Berlin is editor-in-chief of Consider, a point-counterpoint publication that returned to[...]
U-M ranked a top Peace Corps' Fellows/USA Graduate School teaser image
Apr 14, 2011
University of Michigan ranks No. 6 in the nation as a Peace Corps Fellows/USA school in the 2011 rankings of top Peace[...]
Susan Dynarski quoted in New York Times about rising "burden" of college loans teaser image
Apr 11, 2011
Susan M. Dynarski was quoted in a New York Times article called "Burden of College Loans on Graduates Grows." The[...]
Barry Rabe receives grant to study climate change policies in Canada, U.S. teaser image
Apr 07, 2011
Barry Rabe received a small grant from the Canadian Embassy to continue his research on climate change opinion and[...]
2011 Ford School Charity Auction raises $11,000 for Detroit-based refugee organization teaser image
Apr 07, 2011
The Ford School community—at its 14th annual Charity Auction—raised $11,000 for Freedom House Detroit, a refugee[...]