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The Flash Index fell again in January to 105.3 from its 105.5 level in December. As was the case last month, this is the lowest reading since March 2013 (104.7). This slowdown is consistent with data showing a national slowing economy.

Tax shifts and other unintended consequences often accompany caps on assessments and other attempts to "fix" property taxes, according to IGPA and University of Illinois at Chicago economist David Merriman, who spoke to a legislative symposium on the subject at the Nebraska State Capitol.  Read the full summary.

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The State of the Illinois Economy