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Micheline Maynard
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Attended Columbia University
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The Federal Aviation Administration said Wednesday that it will join forces with air carriers and the medical community to study the mental and emotional health of commercial pilots. The study could lead to sweeping new recommendations affecting pilots, the airlines and government procedures. The study group, which will be known as [...]
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The uproar caused this past week by Indiana's Religious Freedom Restoration Act proved one thing about America. Nothing stirs up conversation more than the intersection of religion, money and politics. On Thursday, Indiana Gov. Mike Pence signed a "fix" for the RFRA, stating explicitly that the law cannot be used to [...]
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Elon Musk must enjoy Twitter, because he's used it repeatedly in the past few months to tease announcements from Tesla, most recently on the company's push to alleviate "range anxiety." On Monday, the Tesla Motors CEO sent out yet another cryptic tweet that immediately caused speculation to bubble. "Major new Tesla [...]
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Last year, New Jersey's state legislature told Tesla its selling style wasn't welcome. But now, Elon Musk's electric car company is back in the Garden State's good graces. On Wednesday, Gov. Chris Christie signed a bill that allows Tesla to sell cars directly to consumers, Bloomberg reported. The move is part [...]
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New York and Boston are grinding to a halt, as the first big snowstorm of 2015 approaches. But the airlines that service those cities are way out ahead. Before the first flakes of snow appeared in Manhattan, airlines pro-actively canceled more than 3,000 flights for Monday, and another 2,700 flights for [...]
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The hype leading up to the Super Bowl often means that people will flock to the stores to buy that enormous HDTV they've been eying, with the excuse they are having a viewing party for the game. In anticipation of this, most big box stores (and online retailers like Amazon) typically slash prices a bit before the game, particularly on larger sized models, to appeal to this crowd. This means that retailers usually get...
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You've probably noticed that the price of unleaded gasoline has inched up over the past few weeks. That's typical gas price behavior as Memorial Day approaches, and motorists set off on summer vacations. The good news, according to a Purdue University researcher, is that gas prices this summer ought to be [...]
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+Micheline Maynard That explains why the prices appear irrelevant. Yeah, it's as if someone snapped out of a trance with, "My God, what have I done?!" and jacked the fuel prices right back up.
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Indiana Gov. Mike Pence says he never expected the uproar that has resulted from Indiana's new religious freedom law. He's taken to the talk show circuit, most recently on CNN Tuesday, vowing to "fix" the law so it does not allow discriminate against gays, lesbians, and others based on sexual [...]
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When the tragic details of this week's Germanwings crash became known, among the first questions asked was, "Why was there only one pilot in the cockpit?" Now, European airlines are rushing to adopt procedures that require two people up front at all times. The "rule of two," as its known in [...]
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Believe it or not, it's been two years since cycling champion Lance Armstrong admitted to Oprah Winfrey that he used performance enhancing drugs. In an interview to be broadcast by the BBC on Thursday night, Armstrong says he would probably dope again. But he offers a financial justification for that choice.His seven Tour de France victories benefited his sport, as well as his Livestrong foundation, Armstrong told the BBC. (The...
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Have you been to your local airport lately? All across the U.S., airports such Detroit Metropolitan, New York’s JFK International, Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International and San Francisco International, have spent billions on overhauls.They've added new and upgraded terminals,  runway improvements and other infrastructure...
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Millennials have come of age and are set to take over the economy. Here at the Reynolds Center, we want to stay on top of everything to do with millennials. We’ve launched a regular series, Millennials and Money, which will look at key issues affecting people born after 1980.Yesterday, we looked at the winners as millennials take over the economy. Today, we take a look at three...
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  • Forbes.com
    Contributor, present
  • Curbing Cars: Rethinking How We Get Around
    Editor and founder, 2013 - present
  • The New York Times
    Detroit Bureau Chief, 2003 - 2010
  • Changing Gears
    Senior Editor, 2010 - 2012
  • Time.com
    Contributor, 2013
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Journalist, author, educator, former New York Times Correspondent
Introduction
Editor, Curbing Cars: Rethinking How We Get Around. Contributor to Forbes.com, Time.com, Al Jazeera America; former New York Times bureau chief and correspondent based in Detroit. Former senior editor, Changing Gears. Author of four books, including The End of Detroit: How the Big Three Lost Their Grip on the American Car Market and The Selling of the American Economy. Editor of CulinaryWoman.com: Finding quality food on the road, from affordable and elegant.
Education
  • Columbia University
    Bagehot Fellow
  • University of Michigan
    Knight Wallace Fellow
  • Stanford University
    Hoover Fellow, 2012 - 2012