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Independent Streams (week of February 20)

Abbey Frazier — February 20, 2017

Our weekly roundup of policy-relevant reads and IPPSR-connected research.

Labor Force Participation Rates graph

Labor Force Participation Rate Downward Trends Persist Post-Recession

Abbey Frazier — February 13, 2017

Michigan's unemployment rate isn't the only way to measure the state's economic rebound. Labor participation rates add keen insights into Michigan's underlying economic health.

Independent Streams (week of February 13)

Abbey Frazier — February 13, 2017

Our weekly roundup of policy-relevant reads and IPPSR-connected research

Independent Streams (Week of February 6)

Abbey Frazier — February 06, 2017

Our weekly roundup of policy-relevant reads and IPPSR-connected research

Independent streams (Week of January 30)

Abbey Frazier — January 30, 2017

Our weekly roundup of policy-relevant reads and IPPSR-connected research

Young person with sign

On the March: Women Unite on the Way to the Nation's Capitol

Emily Bridson — January 27, 2017

Eye opening and inspiring, streaming forward toward progress for all.

Independent Streams (week of January 23)

Abbey Frazier — January 23, 2017

Our weekly roundup of policy-relevant reads and IPPSR-connected research

Tesla v. State of Michigan

Marco Savarin — January 19, 2017

It seems counterintuitive for the state of Michigan to prevent a company that has revolutionized the automobile industry a permit to sell its vehicles in the state.

President-elect Trump and the Future of Michigan Manufacturing

Karl Schneider — January 17, 2017

A new administration focuses on returning manufacturing jobs to the United States -- and to the country's manufacturing mid-center.

Independent Streams (week of January 16)

Abbey Frazier — January 17, 2017

Our weekly roundup of policy-relevant reads and IPPSR-connected research

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