Welcome to Michigan SSN

About the chapter

Michigan SSN was launched in 2017 to bring together engaged scholars from colleges and universities across the state with policymakers, civic leaders, and journalists. The chapter's hub is in the East Lansing area with the bulk of its membership hailing from Michigan State University and the University of Michigan.

Latest in the News

"Trump is Already Hurting Democracy. Now the GOP is Making it Worse.," Erica Frantz, The Washington Post, November 16, 2018.
"Detroit and Flint Keep Relying on Private Money to Solve Public Problems. Why?," Sarah Reckhow (with Davia Cox Downey), The Washington Post, November 27, 2018.
"Small Banks Discriminate against People of Color. A New Law Makes It Worse.," Terri Friedline, The Washington Post, June 22, 2018.
Terri Friedline quoted on credit card debt among college students and the impact of a person's hometown in Christine DiGangi, "How Your Hometown Affects Your Credit Card Debt" Time, September 30, 2015.
Terri Friedline's research on helping millennials by giving them the chance to practice financial decision-making discussed in P.R. Lockhart, "How to Break the Millennial Debt Spiral," Time , June 22, 2015.

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