What Should Michigan Be DoingTo Promote Long-Run Economic Development?
Upjohn Institute Working Paper No. 09-160 November 2009Timothy J. Bartik, Senior EconomistW.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research300 S. Westnedge AvenueKalamazoo, MI 49007-4686email: bartik “at” upjohn dot org
I thank Claire Black and Wei-Jang Huang for assistance in preparing this paper. Iappreciate the comments of George Erickcek on a preliminary version of this paper. This paper was previously presented on November 20, 2009 at the 57th Annual Economic Outlook Conference of the Research Seminar in Quantitative Economics (RSQE) at the University of Michigan. I appreciate comments and questions for participants at that conference.
: R58; R23; J48; J24; I28
: State and local economic development policy; local labor market policy; Michigan