U-M Study

Oil clings to plants along the Kalamazoo River after an oil spill of approximately 840,000 gallons of crude oil July 28, 2010 in Marshall. (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Oil Spill In The Straits Of Mackinac Would Be Ecological Disaster Says U-M Study

An oil spill in the Straits of Mackinac would be an ecological disaster – according to a new study from the University of Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/10/2014


U-M Study: 30 Percent Of Babies Are Spanked

The study found 30 percent of 1-year-old children were spanked at least once in the past month by their mother, father or both parents.

CBS Detroit–03/10/2014

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U-M: Pay Hike For Older Workers Could Cut National Debt

By eliminating Social Security payroll taxes starting when workers are 55 years old, the study shows that take-home pay would jump by 10.6 percent and they would work 1.5 years longer on average, paying more income taxes and helping to reduce the federal deficit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/28/2012


U-M Study: Fuel Economy Continues To Rise

The average fuel economy of current model year vehicles is higher than just four years ago.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/12/2012