Updates & Announcements from IGPA

All Announcements and Updates from IGPA

October 2, 2017

U of I Flash Index for September drops to lowest level since February

The University of Illinois Flash Index slipped slightly in September, falling to 104.2. IGPA economics expert J.

September 8, 2017

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

September 5, 2017

IGPA's Chris Mooney named president of State Politics and Policy Section of APSA

IGPA politics expert Christopher Z.

September 1, 2017

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.

August 28, 2017

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.

August 2, 2017

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.

August 1, 2017

U of I Flash Index dips in July; Reading complicated by changing tax rates

The University of Illinois Flash Index for July dipped to 104.3 from 104.4 the previous month.

July 27, 2017

Jon S. Davis appointed interim director of IGPA

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July 13, 2017

Christopher Mooney steps down as director of IGPA

July 12, 2017

Political scientist James Kuklinski receives lifetime achievement award

Professor James Kuklinski, one of IGPA's longest-serving faculty members, has been honored with the Hazel Gaudet Erskine Political Psy