July 20, 2017
Seven research groups or individuals are winners of 2018 Michigan Applied Public Policy Research Program grants. The grants cover such topics as transportation, energy, fiscal health, opioid sales and education.
November 13, 2017
The Institute for Public Policy and Social Research is among the distinguished sponsors of this year’s annual Canadian Forum, “Putting the Arctic in Plain...
September 18, 2017
Two presidential hopefuls who brought their campaigns to Michigan are coming back to the state as headliners for the Michigan Political Leadership Program...
September 15, 2017
Building on the successes of the Michigan Political Leadership Program, Michigan State University’s Institute for Public Policy and Social Research is...
State of the State Survey
SOSS takes the public pulse on Michigan’s economy and leadership each quarter. Researchers are invited to add questions.
Office for Survey Research
OSR has produced major research data for faculty, government agencies and major corporations by mail, phone and web.
Legislative Leadership Program
This short course in public policy offers select training to those newly elected to the Michigan Senate and House.
Public Policy Forums
IPPSR’s series of public policy forums combine evidence-based research, theory and best practice. They are open to the public. Reserve a seat.
Michigan Applied Public Policy Research Program
Grants are awarded for applied policy research. They encourage the exchange of ideas between faculty and policymakers.
Michigan Political Leadership Program
MPLP is one of the nation’s premiere leadership training programs, selecting 24 diverse men and women each year.
December 01, 2017
State of the State is IPPSR's policy-based podcast. Recorded regularly and available here, on IPPSR's SoundCloud channel and through the MSUToday podcast, Spartan Podcast, and on over-the-air...
December 12, 2017
Michigan coined the nickname "The Great Lakes State" not only for being surrounded by four out of the five Great Lakes but also for the ecological, economic...
December 08, 2017
Problems She Didn't Fight Back: 5 (Misguided) Reasons People Doubt Sexual Misconduct Victims IPPSR affiliate Rebecca Campbell describes common responses to...
December 07, 2017
Republican legislators in September successfully passed a bill regarding campaign finance and Super PACs' ability to raise and spend unlimited funds to...