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The Prosperity Agenda: Michigan Cities Prepare for Baby Boomers

From now until 2030, AARP predicts all 50 states will see a “rapid acceleration in growth” in their elderly populations as baby boomers turn 65. During this month’s Prosperity Agenda radio show we talk about retiring baby boomers and the … Continue reading

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Detroit: A Uniquely American Story

Fresh off of Mayor Dave Bing’s stark address on the city’s financial challenges and the Governor’s threat of appointing an emergency manager, I recently headed to WJR radio in the heart of the city’s New Center area to record a … Continue reading

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Latest Radio Show Looks At The Importance of Place

Check out the latest edition of the Prosperity Agenda with my special co-host Grand Rapids Mayor George Heartwell. Mayor Heartwell and I explore several placed based subjects on the show with guests from the private and non-profit sectors. The show … Continue reading

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