Michael Barr

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Link to:Catch up on Ford School faculty news in the Spring 2018 edition of State & Hill magazine
May 21, 2018
Michael Barr and Joe Valenti (Center for American Progress) penned a Fortune op-ed: “ How the CFPB fight is a sign of[...]
Link to:Detroit Neighborhood Entrepreneurs Project Expands
May 08, 2018
Under the high ceilings of a University of Michigan Stamps School of Art & Design classroom , surrounded by a semi-[...]
Link to:DC circuit appeals court rules in favor of CFPB legitimacy, as argued by Barr et al
Feb 01, 2018
This summer, Ford School Dean Michael Barr served as co-counsel on an amicus brief by leading financial regulation[...]
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[...]

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Feb
08
You are invited to the 2018 Washington, DC Alumni-Student Career Networking Reception.
2018 - 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm
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

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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