The Outside Media Opine on the Motor City

Let Syrians Settle Detroit

SOURCE: The New York Times, May 15, 2015

Detroit: A thriving place to build your business

SOURCE: NBC News, May 15, 2015

B of A Backs Zero-Down Loan Program to Help Rebuild Detroit

SOURCE: National Mortgage News, May 13, 2015

Luxury Lineage: A Brief History of the Lincoln Continental

SOURCE: Forbes Magazine, May 4, 2015

A Creative Renaissance Breathes New Life into Detroit

SOURCE: Architectural Digest, May 1, 2015

Why Detroit could be the next Silicon Valley (and vice versa)

SOURCE: Fortune Magazine, April 7, 2015

The 2014 Tigers: Still No Match for the ’84 Tigers

SOURCE: The Wall Street Journal, May 20, 2014

Detroit Tries to Sell Itself, One House at a Time

SOURCE: The New York Times, May 12, 2014

Root Causes of Detroit’s Decline Should Not Go Ignored

SOURCE: New Geography , August 27, 2013

All Aboard the SS Kid Rock

SOURCE: GQ, June 1, 2013

Silicon Valley Vs. Detroit

SOURCE: Forbes, May 27, 2013

Q & A: Whole Foods’ Other CEO on Organic Growth

SOURCE: Fortune, May 20, 2013

Chinese Creating New Auto Niche Within Detroit

SOURCE: The New York Times, May 12, 2013

Analysis: Hedge funds in search of distress take a look at Detroit

SOURCE: Reuters, May 8, 2013

Entrepreneurs find success in Detroit

SOURCE: NBC Nightly News, May 1, 2013

A Private Boom Amid Detroit’s Public Blight

SOURCE: The New York Times, March 24, 2013

Michigan Emerging As The Next Great Shipping Hub In North America

SOURCE: Forbes, March 21, 2013

Big-Project Binge Fueled Motor City’s Meltdown

SOURCE:, March 20, 2013

Director’s Cut: John Beilein Sticks to his Game Plan

SOURCE: ESPN The Magazine, March 18, 2013

Workers worry the UAW will export Detroit’s problems to Mississippi

SOURCE: The Daily Caller, March 1, 2013

Quantifying Downtown Detroit’s Comeback

SOURCE: The Atlantic, February 20, 2013

Most Unreasonable Man: Eli Broad

SOURCE: Inc., February 1, 2013

Detroit singer Sixto Rodriquez on finding out his songs have been huge hits for decades – on another continent

SOURCE: Time, January 28, 2013

Larry Page Looks Ahead

SOURCE: Fortune, January 14, 2013

An Unlikely Success Story For Modern Architecture, Mies, and Detroit

SOURCE: Fast Company, January 1, 2013

After Decades of Urban Blight, Technology Boom Gives Motor City Hope

SOURCE: The Observer, January 1, 2013

The Driverless Revolution

SOURCE: Fortune, November 12, 2012

Detroit Homes Still Selling for $1

SOURCE: The Daily Caller News Foundation, November 1, 2012

Detroit Issues a Challenge to Save the City

SOURCE: The Atlantic, October 23, 2012

GreenLancer Boosts Renewable Energy from Detroit to Afghanistan

SOURCE: Forbes, October 1, 2012

You Can Sell a Lot of Cars with a Tent

SOURCE: Bloomberg Business Week, September 1, 2012

So You Think You Can Paint

SOURCE: GQ, September 1, 2012

Detroit 2025: After the Recession, a City Reimagined

SOURCE: Popular Mechanics, September 1, 2012

The Movie Flop That Sank a Michigan Town

SOURCE: Businessweek, August 27, 2012

Chrysler’s Kumbaya King

SOURCE: Forbes, June 4, 2012

Women in a Man’s World

SOURCE: The Wall Street Journal, May 6, 2012

This is How We Do It: Motor City Denim Co.

SOURCE: Fast Company, May 4, 2012

Matty Moroun, Detroit’s Border Baron

SOURCE: Bloomberg Business Week, May 3, 2102

The Death and Life of Detroit

SOURCE: The American Prospect, April 30, 2012

Obama Pushes False GM Success Story

SOURCE: Investors Business Daily, April 30, 2012

Canadians Make a Racket Over Mysterious ‘Windsor Hum’

SOURCE: The Wall Street Journal

The Rust Belt Revival: What\’s Happening in Detroit

SOURCE: Details, April 1, 2012

Run, Little Mitt, Run!

SOURCE: GQ, April 1, 2012

Luxury Pickups Stray off The Ranch

SOURCE: The Wall Street Journal, March 21, 2012

Fiat Tries Again in the U.S.

SOURCE: Bloomberg Businessweek, March 12, 2012

Whole Foods’ Detroit Gamble

SOURCE:, March 8, 2012

How the Motor City Got Its Groove Back

SOURCE:, March 1, 2012

She Drive A Cadillac?

SOURCE: Fast Company, February 1, 2012

Reinventing Lincoln

SOURCE: Bloomberg Businessweek, January 1, 2012

Power Steering: How Chrysler’s Italian Boss Drives an American Auto Revival

SOURCE: December 19, 2011

Ford Sells Computers-on-Wheels

SOURCE: Forbes, December 1, 2011

Detroit Valentine

SOURCE: The New Yorker, December 1, 2011

Chrysler’s Chief Marketer

SOURCE: Bloomberg Businessweek, December 1, 2011

The Survivors: Eminem

SOURCE: GQ, November 1, 2011

Sysco’s New System

SOURCE: Fast Company, November 1, 2011

Art Motors On

SOURCE: W Magazine, November 1, 2011

So Cheap, There’s Hope

SOURCE: The Economist, October 22, 2011

One House at a Time

SOURCE:, October 18, 2011

Rebuilding Detroit: Two Sides of 8 Mile

SOURCE: Pavement Pieces, October 17, 2011

Sergio’s Star Turn

SOURCE: Forbes, September 12, 2011

The New GM: A Report Card

SOURCE: Fortune, September 5, 2011

Times are Tough. I  Figure I’m Tougher

SOURCE: Inc., September 1, 2011

Does America Need Manufacturing?

SOURCE: The New York Times Magazine, August 24, 2011

Visiting Mies van der Rohe in Detroit

SOURCE: The Torontoist, August 8, 2011

Detroit’s downtown ‘starting to fight back’

SOURCE: The Washington Times, August 7, 2011

Detroit: City of Hope

SOURCE: Forbes, July 18, 2011

Rival Bid Pits Detroit vs. Donor

SOURCE: The Wall Street Journal, July 2, 2011

Detroit Pushes Back With Young Muscles

SOURCE: The New York Times, July 1, 2011

Dodge Will Test Fiat Alliance

SOURCE: The Wall Street Journal, June 25, 2011

Planting Seeds of Hope

SOURCE: Yes!, June 16, 2011

Cheesecake Factory’s Winning Formula

SOURCE: Fortune, May 2, 2011

Mayor Bloomberg: Immigration Key to Rescuing Detroit

SOURCE: Associated Press, May 1, 2011

Destroying Detroit (In Order to Save It)

SOURCE: GQ, May 1, 2011

Dave Bing on Fixing Detroit

SOURCE: Bloomberg Businessweek, April 21, 2011

Muni Bankruptcy Threat Makes Michigan Train Financial-Emergency SWAT Teams

SOURCE: Bloomberg Businessweek, April 18, 2011

Attention, Team: Park Your Egos at the Door

SOURCE: The New York Times, April 9, 2011

There’s More to Detroit than the Motor Show

SOURCE: The (U.K.) Telegraph, January 12, 2011

Technology That Breaks the Car Industry Mold

SOURCE: The Wall Street Journal, January 6, 2011

Inside a College-Football Tragicomedy

SOURCE: The Wall Street Journal, January 6, 2011

Charged for Battle

SOURCE: Bloomberg Businessweek, January 2, 2011

Epiphany in Dearborn

SOURCE: The Economist, December 9, 2010

What We Learned in Detroit

SOURCE: Fortune, November 11, 2010

Whitacre’s Crash at General Motors

SOURCE: Financial Times, August 18, 2010

Another Chance for Alfa Romeo

SOURCE: Financial Times, August 18, 2010

Detroit’s Class Act

SOURCE: Fortune, August 16, 2010

Detroit Goes From Gloom to Economic Bright Spot

SOURCE: The New York Times, August 13, 2010

Detroit, Part One

SOURCE: The Polis Blog, August 8, 2010

Dome Sweet Dome

SOURCE: Bloomberg Businessweek, August 2, 2010

Ed Whitacre’s Battle to Save GM from Itself

SOURCE: Bloomberg Businessweek, April 29, 2010

Hard Choices: Domino’s CEO J. Patrick Doyle

SOURCE: Bloomberg Businessweek, April 26, 2010

Can China Save GM?

SOURCE: Forbes Magazine, April 22, 2010

The Exotic in the Eyes of African Beholders

SOURCE: The New York Times, April 15, 2010

Alan Mulally’s Asian Sales Call

SOURCE: Bloomberg Businessweek, April 1, 2010

Thinking About Shrinking

SOURCE: The Economist, March 27, 2010

Signs of Hope

SOURCE:, November 23, 2009

25 Best Places to Retire

SOURCE: CNN Money, September 24, 2009

Why Hyundai Is an American Hit: What GM and Chrysler can learn from its success By Paul Ingrassia

SOURCE: The Wall Street Journal, September 13, 2009

Cerberus Is Now Hunting Smaller Prey

SOURCE: BusinessWeek, September 10, 2009

In Michigan, Dream Factories Aim to Replace Auto Sites

SOURCE: The New York Times, September 8, 2009

Detroit: The Next Agrarian Paradise?

SOURCE: August 28, 2009

Detroit Does the Unthinkable, Designs Cars People Might Want

SOURCE:, August 27, 2009

Toyota Bets Against The Electric Revolution

SOURCE: The Business Insider, August 20, 2009

End of the Road: After Detroit, the Wreck of an American Dream

SOURCE: Harpers Magazine, August 18, 2009

Ann Arbor Kills Its Newspaper – To Save It

SOURCE: Time, August 17, 2009

Mayor Courts Resistance in Detroit

SOURCE: The Wall Street Journal, August 14, 2009

G.M.’s Unit for Investing to Attract Pay Scrutiny

SOURCE: New York Times Online, August 13, 2009

How Marchionne Will Run Fiat-Chrysler

SOURCE: BusinessWeek, August 12, 2009

The real reason for Obama’s $2.4 billion electric car grants

SOURCE: The Christian Science Monitor, August 6, 2009

The Waxman-Pelosi Follies

SOURCE: The Wall Street Journal Online, August 3, 2009

The Triumph of Optimism

SOURCE:, July 23, 2009

U.S. Withheld Data on Risks of Distracted Driving

SOURCE:, July 20, 2009

Democrats Drop Key Part of Bill to Assist Unions

SOURCE:, July 16, 2009

If Obama Had Carter’s Courage…

SOURCE: The Wall Street Journal Online, July 1, 2009

Family Loyalty Anchors Ford in Risky Times

SOURCE: The New York Times, June 22, 2009

Chrysler’s Sergio Marchionne: The Turnaround Artista

SOURCE:, June 18, 20009

Henderson’s Strategy to Fix GM

SOURCE:, JUNE 17, 2009

The Plight of Ford: A Stony Road

SOURCE:, June 11, 2009