Michigan Family Impact Seminar #11

Preparing Michigan’s Communities and Families for the New Economy

May 1, 2006

Download the Full Report (pdf)
Download the Executive Summary (pdf)

Featured Speakers

James Oehmke, Professor of Agricultural Economics, Michigan State University
Michigan’s Economy, Michigan’s Families: Overcoming the 2001 Recession

Toby Herr, Founder and Executive Director, Project Match
A Human Development Approach to Welfare Reform Phase II: Giving Families Choice

Rex LaMore, State Director, Michigan State University’s Community Economic Development Program
Michigan’s Place in the Knowledge Economy

Additional Chapters/Materials

Michigan’s Approach to Welfare to Work, by Gianelle E. Rivera, Sean Sullivan, and Rosalind Kirk

What Michigan is Doing to Promote Knowledge Economy Jobs: The 21st Century Jobs Fund, by Sean Sullivan and Laura Bates