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.
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Flash Index reverses October decline, climbs back 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
IGPA's Chris Mooney named president of State Politics and Policy Section of APSA
IGPA politics expert Christopher Z.
U of I Flash Index up in August
The University of Illinois Flash Index climbed to 104.5 in August, up from 104.3 in July. IGPA economics expert J.
Two from Edgar Fellows Class of 2017 write op-ed stressing need for politicians to work together
State Representatives Sara Wojcicki-Jimenez and Carol Sente, one Republican and one Democrat, got together to write an opinion piece for the State Journal-Register of Springfield.
Sixth class of Edgar Fellows named; Program’s goal is to encourage respectful and collaborative leadership
For the sixth consecutive summer, a group of 40 emerging leaders from across Illinois has been selected as Edgar Fellows and will gather in Champaign from Aug. 6-10.