Updates & Announcements from IGPA
All Announcements and Updates from IGPA
IGPA sociologist Maria Krysan is author of new book on residential segregation
REAL releases Illinois Economic Review for December
The Regional Economics Applications Laboratory has released its Illinois Economic Review, compiled by IGPA economist Geoffrey Hewings, for December 2017.
U of I Flash Index comes in at 104.1 for December
The University of Illinois Flash Index slipped a tick to 104.1 in December, down from 104.2 the previous month.
IGPA Professor David Merriman named James J. Stukel Presidential Professor at UIC
Congratulations to David Merriman, an IGPA professor since 1995, on his appointment as Stukel Presidential Professor.
Flash Index reverses October decline, climbs back to 104.2 in November
The University of Illinois Flash Index, an indicator of the Illinois economy published monthly by the Institute of Government and Public Affairs, rose to 104.2 in November.
IGPA intern Thomas Dowling selected as 2018 Rhodes Scholar
IGPA's Wolff Intern, Thomas Dowling, has been selected as one of 32 U.S.
Federal Reserve Board chairs Ben Bernanke and Janet Yellen receive the Paul H. Douglas Award for Ethics in Government
The past and current chair of the Federal Reserve Board were honored with the University of Illinois System’s Paul H.
Volcker Alliance releases report of findings from state budgeting study that includes work from Fiscal Futures Project
The Volcker Alliance has released research findings from a multiyear study of state budgeting practices across the United States. IGPA's
U of I Flash Index dips to 5-year low
The University of Illinois Flash Index fell to 103.9 in October, its first reading below 104.0 since November 2012. The dip indicates a continued sluggishness in the state's ecomomy.
Illinois Economic Review for August indicates employment growth is continuing in Illinois
The latest Illinois Economic Review from the University of Illinois' Regional Economic Applications Laboratory indicates the state could see a net increase of more than 19,000 jobs in the coming 12