University of Illinois University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign University of Illinois at Chicago University of Illinois at Springfield Institute of Government & Public Affairs Image Map
Sign Up For IGPA Updates
Connect with IGPA
Support
Illinois Economic Review
Body:

The latest Illinois Economic Review from the Regional Economics Applications Laboratory shows that the state's employment picture continues to improve, with more than 70,000 jobs added between March 2014 and March 2015. Read the full review.

Body:

The latest edition of the Illinois Economic Review from the Regional Economics Applications Laboratory indicates job growth is expected to continue throughout the coming year. The latest reports indicate employment numbers in Illinois have rebounded steadily in recent months as recovery from the last decade's recession continues. Read the full report.

Body:

The latest edition of the Illinois Economic Review from the Regional Economics Applications Laboratory at IGPA forecasts job growth of between 60,000 and 62,500 in the coming 12 months. Read the January report.

Body:

The Regional Economics Applications Laboratory has posted the Illinois Economic Review data for the months of October and November 2014. The 12-month forecast from November data indicates Illinois could add more than 50,000 jobs in 2015. Read the November report. Read the December report.

Body:

The latest Illinois Economic Review from the Regional Economics Applications Laboratory indicates that the 12-month employment forecast for the state is positive. However, the projected growth continues to be small.  Read the full review.

Body:

A 12-month forecast prepared by the Regional Economics Applications Laboratory indicates positive job growth in Illinois, however the ranges of estimates used for the forecast suggest continued challenges for sustaining economic recovery in the state.  Read the full review here.

Published April 1, 2014

Body:

The Regional Economics Applications Laboratory has posted its January 2014 Illinois Economic Review, which examines the job picture and outlook in the state.  Read it here.

Body:

The Illinois Economic Review, published by the Regional Economics Applications Laboratory, shows Illinois lost 3,200 jobs during December. However, the 3-month average indicates that job numbers are on an upward trend.

Body:

 Analaysts at the Regional Economics Applications Laboratory say the number of jobs in Illinois continues to grow. Data in the latest Illinois Economic Review show that Illinois has added more than 60,000 jobs since February 2012, however there is still much ground to recover. The state still has 198,000 fewer jobs than it did at the beginning of the recession in December 2007.

Body:

 IGPA's Regional Economics Applications Laboratory (REAL) says Illinois had nearly 42,000 more jobs in December 2012 than in December 2011. However, REAL's Illinois Economic Review says the state still shows a net loss of 270,000 jobs since the beginning of the recession in December 2007.  Read the full review.

Pages

 

Flash Index Title

The State of the Illinois Economy