Updates & Announcements from IGPA

All Announcements and Updates from IGPA

March 12, 2018

IGPA's Maria Krysan and co-author discuss research on residential segregation at April 4 event in Chicago

IGPA sociologist Maria Krysan and her co-author, Kyle Crowder of the University of Washington, will discuss the findings of their book, "Cycle of Segregation," at a community event in Chicago on We

March 7, 2018

Nominations are being accepted for 2018 Edgar Fellows Program

Nominations remain open for the 2018 class of Edgar Fellows.

March 1, 2018

U of I Flash Index for February at 104.6

The University of Illinois Flash Index reached 104.6 in February, up from 104.4 in January and the highest reading since May 2017.

February 27, 2018

W. Russell Arrington Lecture in State Politics set for April 4 in Chicago

IGPA professor Christopher Mooney will host the W. Russell Arrington Lecture in State Politics at the University of Illinois at Chicago on Wednesday, April 4.

February 13, 2018

IGPA Visiting Scholar Megan Konar's research finds that international trade can affect water use in agriculture

Debate about the costs and benefits of trade rarely consider the implication of trade for natural resources. However, international trade can have considerable impacts on the environment.

February 5, 2018

Flash Index moves up to 104.4 in January

The University of Illinois Flash Index climbed up slightly in January to 104.4 from the 104.1 reading the previous month.

January 17, 2018

IGPA sociologist Maria Krysan is author of new book on residential segregation

IGPA sociologist Maria Krysan, who leads IGPA's Race and Inequ

January 17, 2018

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.

January 2, 2018

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.

December 12, 2017

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.