1. Director of the U-M Economic Growth Institute Speaks to Capitol Hill

    Mark Rivett posted April 11, 2018
    Read Original Article at The University Record
    Paula Sorrel in DC

    Paula Sorrell is the Director of the Economic Growth Institute at the University of Michigan.
    (Photo by Mike Waring, Washington Office)

    Paula Sorrell, director of the U-M Economic Growth Institute, speaks to a Capitol Hill briefing in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday about the benefits of a U.S. Department of Defense-funded program coordinated by the institute that assists small and medium-sized defense supply manufacturers in Michigan, Ohio and Indiana. The Defense Manufacturing Assistance Program has had an outstanding record of keeping many of these companies alive and thriving.