Michael Barr

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Link to:Barr introduces fall 2017 S&H: The role of the university as
Dec 30, 2017
I'm Michael Barr , and I'm pleased to introduce myself as the Joan and Sanford Weill Dean of the Ford School. While I'm[...]
Link to:Catch up on Ford School faculty news in the Fall 2017 edition of State & Hill magazine
Dec 29, 2017
Tamar Mitts and Robert Axelrod participated in a trilateral workshop on the roots and trajectories of violent extremism[...]
Link to:Dean Barr: “It’s not too late to turn this car around” on undermining financial regs, CFPB
Dec 07, 2017
In a Fortune op-ed, “How the CFPB fight is a sign of the next financial crisis,” Michael Barr and Joe Valenti (director[...]
Link to:Behavioral Finance Symposium explores intersection of economics, psychology, policy
Sep 19, 2017
The 2017 Behavioral Finance Symposium, held September 14-15 at the University of Michigan, brought together prominent[...]
Link to:NSF award: Developing new techniques to detect financial market manipulation
Sep 11, 2017
Michael Barr and colleagues from the College of Engineering (Michael Wellman) and Ross School of Business (Uday Rajan)[...]

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Dec
04
Policy Talks @ the Ford School
Distinguished Senior Policy Advisor Dave Camp and dean Michael Barr to discuss federal tax reform on Monday, Dec. 4. Dialogue to be moderated by University of Michigan President Mark Schlissel.
2017 - 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm
Oct
06
The Ford School welcomes Ford School alumni and friends back to Ann Arbor this fall! Drop-in Office Hours Stop-in, meet[...]
2017 - 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm
May
30
With generous support from the Trehan Foundation. Join in the conversation with the hashtag #fordschoolgramlich Edward M. (Ned) Gramlich was among the most productive policy economists of his day–a day stretching from the mid-1960s until his death in 2007. In addition to producing academic (often practical) work relevant to dozens of policy issues, he was an accomplished administrator and leader. He was founding dean of the Gerald R.
2014 - 8:30 am to 5:30 pm
Sep
19
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.
2012 - 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm
Nov
10
Michael Barr, University of Michigan Law School.
2006 - 4:00 pm

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Joan and Sanford Weill Dean of Public Policy, Frank Murphy Collegiate Professor of Public Policy, Roy F. and Jean Humphrey Proffitt Professor of Law
Email:
msbarr@umich.edu
Location: 
Weill Hall
Phone: 
(734) 763-2258