Updates & Announcements from IGPA

All Announcements and Updates from IGPA

May 16, 2017

IGPA Visiting Scholar Amanda Lewis and UIC colleagues release new report on race and inequality

IGPA Visiting Scholar Amanda Lewis and colleagues from the Institute for Research on Race and Public Polic

May 15, 2017

Latest Illinois Economic Review looks at employment and economy

The Illinois Economic Review for April 2017 has been published by the Regional Economics Applications Laboratory.

May 12, 2017

New page highlights Wolff internship program at IGPA

IGPA has launched a new web page that highlights the Charles P. Wolff Internship in Government and Public Affairs.

May 3, 2017

Tax policy expert Don Fullerton assesses tax dependence of U.S. households

IGPA economist and tax policy expert Don Fullerton has published a new analysis of the tax dependence of American households.

May 1, 2017

Flash Index dips a bit in April

The University of Illinois Flash Index fell slightly in April to 104.3 from its 104.4 level in March. The index, which measures economic activity in Illinois, has remained within a range of 104.1 t

April 28, 2017

Visiting Scholar Rachel Weber receives award from Urban Affairs Association

IGPA Visiting Scholar Rachel Weber, a professor of Urban Planning and Policy at the University of Illinois at Chicago, has received the B

April 20, 2017

IGPA introduces Wolff intern for 2017-2018

Photograph of Thomas Dowling, 2017-18 Wolff internIGP

April 4, 2017

IGPA scholars publish study that indicates crop risk management affects water usage

Research shows crop insurance increases water use
 

April 3, 2017

U of I Flash Index rebounds in March

The University of Illinois Flash Index, which measures economic activity in Illinois each month, climbed to 104.4 in March, returning to the level it was in January.

March 22, 2017

Illinois Economic Review for February shows continued slow employment growth for state

The Illinois Economic Review for February 2017 has been published by the Regional Economics Applications Laboratory. It reviews the labor and employment picture in Illinois.