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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.

A goodbye, and a new leader on the road to the Top Ten

You may have heard that I am retiring at the end of the year. During the nearly thirty years I […]

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Business Leaders for Michigan releases 3Q 2020 economic forecast

Results reflect greater optimism, hinging on prevention of full second wave of virus DETROIT— In a reversal of second quarter […]

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Business Leaders for Michigan announces new President & Chief Executive Officer

Business Leaders for Michigan announces new President & Chief Executive Officer LANSING, Mich. – Business Leaders for Michigan today announced […]

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Business Leaders for Michigan launches intense focus on work to eliminate racial inequity in Michigan

Lansing, MI – Business Leaders for Michigan today announced its commitment to eliminating the racial inequities that exist in Michigan […]

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The Road to Leveraging Michigan’s Strengths

In recent months, Michigan’s greatest assets have been full display. While the devastating impacts of COVID-19 have been felt around […]

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The Road to Stronger Communities

Today, more than ever, Michiganders understand the importance of strong communities. If COVID-19 has taught us anything, it’s about the […]

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The road to better investment in Michigan’s people

Because of COVID-19, the economic road ahead is unclear – for all of us. But there a few things we […]

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The Road to Maintaining Fiscal Stability

Ten years ago, there was hardly an institution that came out of the Great Recession unscathed. It was an economic […]

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The Road to Good Jobs for all Michiganders

Can Michigan be a Top Ten state for jobs, personal income and a healthy economy? Absolutely. The current COVID-19 epidemic […]

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