Updates & Announcements from IGPA

All Announcements and Updates from IGPA

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

July 3, 2017

U of I Flash Index retreats in June

The University of Illinois Flash Index measure of the state's economy retreated to 104.4 in June, down from 104.6 in May. The May reading was a nine-month high.

May 31, 2017

New Illinois Economic Review checks progress on employment in state

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