Tim Bartik presents strategies for addressing joblessness at neighborhood and metro levels

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Upjohn Institute Senior Economist Tim Bartik presented highlights of his research on economic development policy today for a forum held by the Institute for Public Policy and Social Research at Michigan State University. The forum focused on Michigan's future economic development and how big a role the government should play.

Bartik's presentation drew from research described in this analysis piece: We need flexibility to address joblessness at both the neighborhood and metro levels.

The forum was titled Economic Development: Michigan's Road to Ruin or Prosperity.

Bartik's presentation slides and presentation text, as prepared, are available to download. 

Date: June 11, 2024