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Link to:CLOSUP survey reveals that local officials are perplexed on Prop 1
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Link to:Ford School Alum Patrick Anderson reflects on his experience as 9/11 survivor
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On the morning of September 11, 2001 Patrick Anderson (MPP '83) fled Ground Zero as the second plane flew “directly[...]
Link to:Professor Brian Jacob says Michigan student-teacher ratio is higher than reported estimations
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Link to: Professor Susan Dynarski’s research confirms the basis for radical educational innovation
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Link to:Ford School research suggests refugee restrictions will harm Michigan’s economy
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The financial crisis lay bare how the financial system failed the nation but left hidden the many ways in which that system still fails the most vulnerable Americans. In No Slack, Michael S. Barr explores how low- and moderate-income households cope with financial stress, use financial services to make ends meet, and often come up short. Many households were overleveraged or paid high costs for financial services, while others lacked access to useful financial products that can cushion against economic instability.
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