Updates & Announcements from IGPA

All Announcements and Updates from IGPA

February 9, 2017

Applications are now being accepted for IGPA's 2017-2018 Wolff Internship

Applications are now being accepted for the 2017-2018 Wolff Internship at IGPA. This 12-month paid internship is open to students at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign who will have sophomore, junior or first-semester senior standing to begin the 2017-2018 academic year.

February 1, 2017

U of I Flash Index up for second consecutive month

The University of Illinois Flash Index rose to 104.4 in January, up from 104.3 in December. The index indicates the Illinois economy continues to grow slowly.

January 13, 2017

UIS Institute for Legal, Legislative and Policy Studies to host lobbying workshop

The Institute for Legal, Legislative and Policy Studies at the University of Illinois Springfield is presenting The Third House: State Lobbying Essentials on January 27, 2017 on the UIS campus.

January 9, 2017

Illinois Economic Review shows indicators for Illinois up in November

The Illinois Economic Review for December 2016 has been published by the Regional Economics Applications Laboratory. It reviews the labor and employment picture in Illinois.

January 3, 2017

U of I Flash Index climbs slightly in December

The University of Illinois Flash Index rose to 104.3 in December, up from 104.1 the previous month.

December 19, 2016

IGPA's Anthony Lo Sasso named to Illinois Health Services Review Board

IGPA Professor Anthony LoSasso has been appointed by Gov.

December 1, 2016

U of I Flash Index falls in November

The University of Illinois Flash Index dropped in November to 104.1 from 104.3 the previous month. It was the third consecutive month that the measure of economic activity in Illinois has dropped.

October 25, 2016

IGPA's Fiscal Futures Project teams with Volcker Alliance for new 50-state budget analysis project

IGPA's Fiscal Futures Project is a partner with the Volcker Alliance

October 12, 2016

New Illinois Economic Review shows state lost jobs in September at rate faster than nation

The Illinois Economic Review for September 2016 has been published by the Regional Economics Applications Laboratory. It reviews the labor and employment picture in Illinois.

October 3, 2016

New U of I Flash Index posted

The University of Illinois Flash Index, compiled by IGPA expert J. Fred Giertz, has been posted for September.