Updates & Announcements from IGPA

All Announcements and Updates from IGPA

February 13, 2018

Applications open for Wolff Internship 2018-2019

Applications are now being accepted for the 2018-2018 Charles P. Wolff Internship at IGPA. Learn more about the internship here.

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 12, 2018

Nominations are being accepted for 2018 Edgar Fellows Program

Nominations are currently being accepted for the 2018 class of Edgar Fellows.

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.

December 1, 2017

Flash Index reverses October decline, climbs back to 104.2 in November

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.

November 20, 2017

IGPA intern Thomas Dowling selected as 2018 Rhodes Scholar

IGPA's Wolff Intern, Thomas Dowling, has been selected as one of 32 U.S.