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Chapter 9: Taking The First Step

July 19, 2013

Photo courtesy of the Mackinac Center for Public Policy

Now that Detroit has filed for bankruptcy, Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr says the city will continue to pay its workers and its bills while it seeks protection from creditors. Michael LaFaive is the director of the Morey Fiscal Policy Initiative at the Mackinac Center for Public Policy. WDET's Pat Batcheller asked LaFaive how he would start to fix Detroit's finances. Click on the audio link above to hear the conversation.

Read Michael's blog here


Photo courtesy of the Mackinac Center for Public Policy