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General Motors once again offers dynamic economic impact for West Michigan

June 15, 2018
A comparatively quiet media tour of General Motors’ Wyoming components plant recently belied its unceremonious, abrupt closing nine years ago, immediately depleting Wyoming city coffers of more than $1 million in tax revenue, the loss of more than 1,500 skilled jobs and a 66-year GM relationship to West Michigan’s economy. Read More

Slower growth in health care spending

But annual increase is still about double the rate of inflation.

January 24, 2014
Spending on health care may be headed into a fifth year of slower growth, while job growth in the industry is also declining, according to Altarum Institute, a nonprofit Ann Arbor-based research and consulting firm serving health care systems. Read More

MichBio, BLM work on strategy to grow life sciences industry

March 29, 2013
Members of Business Leaders for Michigan, plus experts in the life sciences, pharmaceutical and medical device industries in the state, met at MichBio in Ann Arbor last week to begin development of strategies for growing Michigan’s bio-sciences industry. Read More