Research teacher photo from Allison Shelley for American Education: Images of Teachers and Students in Action

"The best medicine for a COVID-19 economy? More education and training" The Hill (October 2, 2020)
John C. Austin and Michelle Miller-Adams

In Many Communities, COVID-19 Will Permanently Kill Jobs. Here’s How They Can Respond” The Avenue, Brookings Institution (September 17, 2020)
John C. Austin and Brad Hershbein

We Need Tuition-Free College. For Adults,New York Times (May 14, 2020),
Michelle Miller-Adams

Tuition-free College Plan is Smart Investment in Michigan’s Future,” Bridge (May 1, 2020),
Michelle Miller-Adams

Fiscal Freefall for State and Local Governments: The Crisis We Are Not (Yet) Addressing,” The Hill (April 6, 2020),
John C. Austin, Timothy Bartik, and Michelle Miller-Adams.

Stimulus Steps the U.S. Should Take to Reduce Regional Economic Damages from the COVID-19 Recession” Brookings Institution (March 20, 2020)
Timothy J. Bartik, Brad Hershbein, Mark Muro, and Bryan A. Stuart

“A free-college tradeoff – what should the 2020 candidates promise?” The Hill (November 21, 2019)
Michelle Miller-Adams and John C. Austin

Two-part interview by Richard Florida with Timothy J. Bartik: Part 1: “How Cities and States Can Stop the Incentive Madness” (November 12, 2019); Part 2: “Tailored Place-Based Policies Are Key to Reducing Regional Inequality” (November 14, 2019)“Most business incentives don’t work. Here’s how to fix them,” The Avenue, Brookings Institution (November 4, 2019)
Timothy J. Bartik and John C. Austin

“What the Free College Movement Can Learn from Kalamazoo,” Washington Monthly (August 23, 2019)
Michelle Miller-Adams

 “How Promise programs can help former industrial communities,” The Avenue, Brookings Institution (July 18, 2019)
Michelle Miller-Adams and John C. Austin

“A prescription for breaking down barriers to equitable growth,” Crain’s Detroit Business (May 5, 2019)
Amy Meyers and John C. Austin

“Taming tax incentives so they actually serve local residents,” The Hill (April 10, 2019)
Timothy J. Bartik and John C. Austin

“Don’t Dismiss the Value of Free College Programs. They Do Help Low-Income Students,” The Chronicle of Higher Education (September 7, 2018)
Sara Goldrick-Rab and Michelle Miller-Adams