Rebecca/Rebecca Cook - The top of the towers of the Renaissance Center, which serves as General Motors' world headquarters, are seen wrapped with images of vehicles before press days of the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Michigan January 9, 2016
How philanthropy, business, and government sparked Detroit’s resurgence
April 26, 2016
On Tuesday, April 26, the Metropolitan Policy Program at the Brookings Institution hosted an event about Detroit’s rebound. Brookings Vice President of Metropolitan Policy Amy Liu opened the program and introduced Kresge Foundation President Rip Rapson, who presented findings from The Detroit Reinvestment Index, forthcoming research on what national business leaders think about the city. Rapson then moderated a panel of experts who discussed accomplishments to date and the work yet to come in furthering Detroit’s revitalization.