Economic Development

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Link to:Internship field report, Grace Evans @ Detroit's Office of the Deputy Mayor for Economic Policy, Planning, and Strategy
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Second year MPP candidate Grace Evans is spending her summer in the Office of the Deputy Mayor for Economic Policy,[...]
Link to:Dean Yang publishes findings from randomized study of microsavings’ impact on agriculture, poverty
Mar 05, 2015
“Agriculture in Sub-Saharan Africa employs two-thirds of the labor force and generates about one-third of GDP growth,”[...]

Related Past Events

CLOSUP Lecture Series
The Ford School’s Michigan Politics and Policy class (PubPol 475/750) will be joined by Chase Cantrell, Executive Director and Founder of Building Community Value for a discussion about the future of Detroit on Weds Oct 31, 2:30pm. We have moved this class session to the larger Ford School Annenberg Auditorium (1120) so this lecture can be open to the public -- we hope to see you there!
2018 - 2:30 pm to 3:50 pm
CLOSUP Lecture Series
Join Daniel Gilmartin, Executive Director of the Michigan Municipal League for an engaging presentation and discussion around why placemaking is so important as an economic development strategy for communities.
2016 - 11:30 am to 1:00 pm
Economic Development Seminar
"When Girls Are Not Missing: A New Framework for Uncovering Variety in Parents' Preferences for Sons and Daughters"[...]
2015 - 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm