Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy
June 2, 2015
Despite recent state-level attempts to repeal or weaken renewable-energy requirements, a U-M poll finds that a majority of Americans support such mandates.
May 18, 2015
A 20-minute video created by and featuring graduate students from the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy puts their direct, personal experiences with racism in focus.
March 18, 2015
A new poll shows a majority of local officials in Michigan think their peers are mostly ethical, although just less than half would say the same about state legislators.
October 27, 2014
Faculty, students, alumni and staff of the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy this weekend will celebrate the 100th anniversary of America’s first graduate training program in public administration.
October 3, 2014
Robert Axelrod, a U-M professor of political science and public policy, has received the National Medal of Science by President Obama.
June 16, 2014
More Americans view global warming by what they see outside their windows and not scientific evidence, according to a University of Michigan survey.
June 4, 2014
An estimated 6 percent of Michigan’s local jurisdictions report fracking operations or activity to expand them, but the topic generates significantly more debate, a U-M survey finds.
March 28, 2014
Public support for some state climate change policies such as increasing fossil fuel taxes has significantly declined in the past five years, according to a University of Michigan survey.
February 7, 2014
Despite concerns about Detroit’s bankruptcy, 56 percent of local government officials in Michigan said it was the right thing to do, according to a poll by the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy.
October 25, 2013
A U-M expert on global human rights policy has launched a new website that explores the development of human rights standards and advocacy, and provides a valuable resource for students, instructors, researchers and advocates.