he Journal of Law in Society (JLS) will host a symposium, “Michigan In Transition: The Restructuring of Governance Through Privatization and Corporatization.”…
This symposium explores some of the major issues surrounding the social and economic trajectory of Detroit and other cities in Michigan, including a transformation occurring throughout the state — the restructuring of governance through privatization and corporatization. The symposium also will address the issue of emergency managers, as well as whether this transition is desirable and how residents are affected. Congressman Hansen Clarke will deliver the morning keynote address. The full symposium schedule is available at the end of this release.
– “Michigan in Transition” Symposium
Source: The Craig Fahle Show, WDET, March 22, 2012
Craig speaks with Professor Elliott Sclar, director of the Center for Sustainable Urban Development at Columbia University, Wayne State University Law Professor Peter Hammer and WSU Professor David Rusk about Detroit and Michigan’s future.
– Detroit in Transition: The Restructuring of Governance Through Privatization and Corporatization
Source: John M. Zervos, Huffington Post, February 21, 2012
– Panel to Address Possible Privatization of DWSD
Source: Peter J. Cavanaugh, Digesting the Detroit Water Department Blog, March 8, 2012