At Business Leaders for Michigan, we pride ourselves on developing strategies that are research-driven and fact-based. Our proposals and strategies are grounded in Michigan’s ongoing economic realities and aimed at bringing new vitality and competitiveness to our state. Our featured and most recent studies, reports and benchmarking websites are included below.
Usually, we only recognize our place in history after it’s behind us. At BLM, however, we are seizing the opportunity […]
More than 381,000 people at 11,000 Michigan firms are working in high-tech, highly productive advanced manufacturing jobs – nearly two-thirds […]
This Economic Competitiveness Benchmarking Report provides a fact based assessment of Michigan’s economic competitiveness relative to other states. It will […]
Detroit Renaissance’s 2008 benchmarking study shows that Michigan falls short of benchmark states for both manufacturing and knowledge jobs. The […]
The industries that built Michigan are in decline, and they will not likely be the source of economic revitalization in […]
Detroit Renaissance assesses the regional competitiveness of Southeast Michigan, using data from a recent benchmarking report.