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The Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy (CLOSUP) conducts, supports and fosters applied academic research to inform local, state, and urban policy issues.

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Michigan Public Policy Survey

The MPPS is a biannual survey of Michigan's local government leaders. More info.

Report: Local leaders’ views on elections in Michigan: accuracy, problems, and reform options


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Report: Michigan local government officials report complex mix of improvement and decline in fiscal health, but with overall trend moving slowly upward


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Energy & Environmental Policy Initiative

The EEPI brings the latest academic knowledge to bear on issues of energy, environment, and climate policy. More info.

Report: A Majority of Americans Support Net Energy Metering

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Report: Strong Public Support for State-level Policies to Address Climate Change

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