Items Tagged with 'W.E. Upjohn Institute'
Panel participants make call to action before ‘it’s too late.’
But there’s no evidence the ‘holy grail’ of government mergers has boosted economy.
George Erickcek, an employment economist with the W.E. Upjohn Institute in Kalamazoo, gave the first of two reports last week to the Community Collaboration Work Group, a panel that Kent County formed late last year in response to the One Kent Coalition’s proposal to consolidate the county and the city of Grand Rapids into a new metropolitan government.Read More