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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Michigan posts its largest income gain since the recessionrate of 9.4%. "It has been a slow and more or less steady recovery — it has no
Michigan posts its largest income gain since the recession
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 13 days ago
rate of 9.4%. "It has been a slow and more or less steady recovery — it has not been a gangbusters recovery," said Charles Ballard, economics professor at Michigan State University. Despite the gains, Michigan’s median household income... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Michigan posts its largest income gain since the recessionrate of 9.4%. "It has been a slow and more or less steady recovery — it has no
Michigan posts its largest income gain since the recession
Detroit Free Press / Posted 13 days ago
rate of 9.4%. "It has been a slow and more or less steady recovery — it has not been a gangbusters recovery," said Charles Ballard, economics professor at Michigan State University. Despite the gains, Michigan’s median household income... Read more
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MLive.com
Where Trump is wrong -- and right -- about the unemployment ratefor unskilled labor, it's clear that some workers are using Social Security dis
Where Trump is wrong -- and right -- about the unemployment rate
MLive.com / Posted 22 days ago
for unskilled labor, it's clear that some workers are using Social Security disability as a "segue into retirement," said Charles Ballard, an economist at Michigan State University. These often are people who got laid off and have health issues... Read more
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MLive.com
A closer look at black unemployment, as Trump returns to Detroitare all sorts of indicators" that show African-Americans have been especially h
A closer look at black unemployment, as Trump returns to Detroit
MLive.com / Posted 25 days ago
are all sorts of indicators" that show African-Americans have been especially hard-hit by Michigan's economic woes, said Charles Ballard, an economics professor at Michigan State University. He pointed to Census data on income: African-Americans... Read more
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Is Donald Trump right that Michigan manufacturing is 'a disaster'?slow shrinkage of manufacturing jobs in Michigan and nationally, said Michigan
Is Donald Trump right that Michigan manufacturing is 'a disaster'?
MLive.com / Posted 1 months ago
slow shrinkage of manufacturing jobs in Michigan and nationally, said Michigan State University Professor of Economics Charles Ballard. "It culminated in the great recession. So we bottomed out at 439,000 jobs in July of 2009. So we had lost... Read more

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